Balbelasan, or northern battle axe
Ax, head ax, steel curved blade, wood handle, undecorated.
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Oceania, Philippines, Igorot: Bontok, Luzon, Bontoc province, north of
Overall: 61.2 x 35.3 x 4.5 cm (24 1/8 x 13 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
Not on display
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