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Harpoon float
Harpoon float
Date:
19th–early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood, Pigment, And Commercial Porcelain
Dimensions:
6.4 x 24.1 x 16.5 cm (2 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Culture/people Not Recorded
Provenance:

"Marcia and Irwin Hersey Collection, New York." (Catalog #547, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 181.)

Accession Number:
2007.44.66
Acquisition Date:
2007-10-11
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede in honor of Diane B. Wilsey and Harry S. Parker III

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