Arts of the Pacific Islands
Wood, shark teeth, sennit
late 19th or early 20th century
a: 21 1/8 in. (53.6 cm)
b: 28 in. (71.1 cm) (show scale)
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Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund
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Kiribati. Swords, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, shark teeth, sennit, a: 21 1/8 in. (53.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.145a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.145a-b_bw.jpg)
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Sharks teeth set into both sides of wooden blade
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