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Lime spatula
Lime spatula
Date:
19th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Ebony
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Southern Massim
Provenance:

"Collected by missionary Charles W. Abel and given by him, probably in 1901, to a relative in England. Sold at Philips in London, circa 1980. Marc de Monbrison Collection, Paris." (Catalog #412, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 153.)

Accession Number:
2005.180.46
Acquisition Date:
2005-02-23
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede

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