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Knife

Native NameParang
Object Number:P1232C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Borneo
Sarawak
Baram District
Date Made: Before 1897
Early Date: 1847
Late Date: 1897
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Iron
Bone
Glass
Hair
Skin
Length: 50 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. William H. Furness 3rd., 1898

Description

Knife with small iron blade secured to handle with rattan peel binding and gutta percha. Handle wood with carved antler tip.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Davenport, William H. 1988. "Expedition Magazine: Special Issue on Borneo Vol. 30, No. 1". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 38 (b)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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