Sling

Description
Slings were popular weapons in the Pacific and this example is made of plaited coconut husk fibres.
Accession Loan No.
59/2000/11
Collection Class
Arms and armour
Common Name
sling
Simple Name
sling
Full Name
sling
Dimensions
whole length 585 mm
Production Year High
2000
Production County
Caroline Islands
Production Country
Micronesia, Federated States of
Production Area Region
Micronesia
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
coarse vegetable fibre; coconut fibre
Function Name
weapon
Collection Area Region
MICRO
Collection Continent
Pacific

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