FMNH 175150.nosub[1]

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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History | 22-32 | Country Africa | Locality Cameroons | People Baghirmi. Stock | Name Broad bladed ceremonial spear having shaft encased in leather and fringe of leather at base of blade. | Collection Field Museum of Natural History Purchase | Notes | Width | Length | Height | Price [LEFT MARGIN] A | 175150 | ENT | Acc. 1608
Catalog Number: 175150.nosub[1]
Description: spear
Materials: metal, leather
Cultural Attribution: Baghirmi
Accession Number: [1608] J. Kleykamp (Purchase)
Accession Year: 1925
Collector/Source: Jan Kleykamp
EMu IRN: 1078612
GUID: 142a428e-98cf-4df7-9763-272858e979ad

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