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Aboriginal Ornament selected from the International Exhibition London 1862 for Henry Christy

19th Century

Louisa Leila Waterhouse Hawkins

From the collection

Title

Aboriginal Ornament selected from the International Exhibition London 1862 for Henry Christy

Date

19th Century

Description

Drawing; pl. 44, fig1; brass hilt of a short sword with a wooden sheath, the pattern on the handle represents the body of a fish, with the head buried in a cup of leaves; fig. 2; front view of the same sword hilt. Borneo.
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Location

Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia

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