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Title

Bone dagger

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

Jama Village East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea


Cultural origin

Wosera-Abelam people


Dates

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965


Media category

Arms & armour


Materials used

cassowary bone, incised, blackened


Dimensions

34.3 cm length; 5.0 cm width; 4.7 cm depth


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

380.1994