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Knife

Object Number:2003-31-163
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Section:Oceanian
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.15944 - Other Number
00960 - Other Number

Description

Hackmesser [chopper]. Long, slightly curved iron blade, flaring from narrow base to wide, concave end. Dark blotches on surface. Wooden handle, which continues curve of blade, is covered with metal rings: final ring apparently missing at end.

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