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Arts of the Pacific Islands

CULTURE Kiribati
MEDIUM Wood, shark teeth, sennit
  • Place Made: Kiribati
  • DATES late 19th or early 20th century
    DIMENSIONS 36 x 104 in. (91.4 x 264.2 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Appleton Sturgis
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Shark teeth sword fastened between the ribs of palm leaves by with sennit lashings; sword in four sections, three sections laced onto the main stem Condition: fair
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