Betel Spatula

Unknown people (Papua New Guinea)

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collected 19th century

Bone

Overall: 9 13/16 × 1 3/16 in. (25 × 3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

13.2.650

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Source unknown; donated to Dartmouth College, in the late 18th or 19th century; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red #13.126

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