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Asmat people, Irian Jaya, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Asia

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19th century

Wood and organic pigment

Overall: 65 1/2 x 17 x 4 3/4 in. (166.37 x 43.18 x 12.065 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Corice and Armand P. Arman

S.978.196

Geography/Culture

Asia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia

Period

19th century

Object Name

Armament: Body Armor

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Exhibition History

Echoes of Excalibur: Edged Weaponry Around the World, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 29, 1979-March 11, 1980.

Provenance

Pierre Dominique Gaisseau (1923-1997); Corice Canton Arman and Armand P. Arman (1928-2005), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1978.

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