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Collection

Mount Hagen, Western Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Ceremonial axe
Place of origin
Mount HagenWestern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Melpa people
Year
early 20th century
Media categories
Ceremonial object, Arms & armour
Materials used
wood, bamboo, stone
Dimensions

58.0 cm handle; 70.0 cm across head

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
525.1979
Location
Not on display