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Arm band
Arm band
Date:
19th–early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Shell Plaque From Large Sea Turtle, Lime, Woven Fiber
Dimensions:
20.3 x 12.7 x 15.2 cm (8 x 5 x 6 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Iatmul People
Provenance:

"Charles Ratton Collection, Paris." (Catalog #210, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 116.)

Accession Number:
2010.77.35
Acquisition Date:
2010-06-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede (purchased in part with funds from the Evelyn A.J. Hall Charitable Trust)

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