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Knife

Object Number:P1239C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kayan
Provenience: Borneo
Dutch West Borneo
Kapuas River
Putus Sibau
Date Made: Before 1897
Early Date: 1847
Late Date: 1897
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Alfred C. Harrison Jr. and Dr. H. M. Hiller, 1899

Description

Knife with small, roughly triangular iron blade. Long thin wood handle with carved knobs at end. Brass wire lashing has come loose.

Bibliography:

[Manuscript] Hiller, Hiram M. Hiller Journal Voyage II Book III.. pg. 1-113 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 65View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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