Dagger - Cassowary bone - Asmat - West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)

Description
Dagger - Cassowary bone - Asmat - West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)
Mid 20th century - Good

Detailed knife manufactured from Kasuaris bone from Papua New Guinea.
From the private collection of Dr. Felix Lauwers.

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Lot details
Object
Dagger
Ethnic group/ culture
Asmat
Region/ country
West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)
Material
Cassowary bone
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
8×6×36 cm
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