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Asmat people Dagger of cassowary bone, handle covered with woven string, decorated with "Job's tears" seeds and cassowary feathers ... Place made: West Papua, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: arms and armour, bone, string
Primary Insc: Indonesia
Dimensions: 39.0 h x 7.0 w x 6.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.177