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Lot 4579      

Estimate $70

NEW GUINEA, Huli 'mankiller' or fighting pick, old weapon consisting of a sharpened cassowary claw attached to shaft with fine woven cane, this point is bound with cane to a normal haft. Very nice, 800mm x 390mm.

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