Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1940.90, 25475
This knife was used for fighting by women. Four sharks teeth were lashed to the shaped bone handle with sennit rope. Much Kiribati weaponry include sharks teeth, and hence strong dense armour was developed for use in battle.
0 - Whole length : 101.6mm
22 July 2002
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