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Dagger

Object Number:74-7-15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bone
Clay
Shell
Length: 40 cm
Width: 8.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Benjamin D. Bernstein, 1974
Other Number:343 - Other Number

Description

With clay sculpture at handle; head painted black; shell inlays for eyes and on forehead; land snail shells at hair line; human hair applied.

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