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Cheval-de-Frise

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Object Number:50-49-1415
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Apayao
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Locus: Apayao
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bamboo
String
Length: 62.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number:65 - Other Number

Description

Bundle of stakes, secured by native string, not tied, but locked around two of outer bamboo sugas:

a: large sharpened stake, roughly round, light wood.

b: 21 sharpened stakes, darker yellow; somewhat flattened.

c: 8 flat sharp bamboo stakes. All bear triangular notches which according to Krieger are tribal markings.

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