Machete

Unknown Costa Rican, Costa Rican

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about 1870

Steel blade and wood handle

Overall: 11 7/16 × 3 1/8 × 1 3/8 in. (29 × 8 × 3.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

170.40.24977

Geography/Culture

Central America, Costa Rica

Period

19th century

Object Name

Armament

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Provenance

Purchased by Russell A. Mittermeier, Class of 1971, for the Dartmouth College Museum, 1970.

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