War Axe, Bone Blade

Wuvulu Island, Papua New Guinea

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Bone blade and painted wood handle

Overall: 51 9/16 × 6 11/16 in. (131 × 17 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Samuel B. Tassel, Class of 1947

46.29.10910

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea

Object Name

Armament

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Samuel B. Tassel, 1946; given to present collection, 1946.

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