Spear

Description
Wooden spear with a single row of long barbs. The butt is hollow for use with a spear-thrower, but this may not be its full length.
Accession Loan No.
11/1900/6
Collection Class
Arms and armour
Common Name
spear
Simple Name
spear
Full Name
spear
Dimensions
whole length 1312 mm
Production County
Victoria River area, Northern Territory
Production Country
Australia
Production Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
hard wood; cane; resin
Function Detail
Collected before 1900.
Collection Continent
Pacific

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