Yeineri-Style Ax

This is a large and rare Yeineri-style ax with a stone blade and a wood handle.

Title: Yeineri-Style Ax

Artist: Unknown

Creation Date: 1989

Geography: Indonesia, Papua, Baliem Valley

Culture: Dani

Medium: Wood, stone, rattan

Technique: Stone chiseling and grinding, lashing

Dimensions: 39 x 78 cm. (15.35 x 30.70 in.)

Classification: Tools & Equipment

Credit Line: Gift of Fleur Hampton in memory of Dr. O. W. Hampton, 2020

Object ID: H913-XY001