Spear thrower

Description
A spear thrower was used principally by hunters to propel spears further and faster. It’s also used as a weapon.
Accession Loan No.
86/1920/52
Collection Class
Arms and armour
Common Name
spear thrower
Simple Name
spear thrower
Full Name
spear thrower
Dimensions
whole length 765 mm
Production Date
19th century
Production County
SE Australia, prob Victoria
Production Country
Australia
Production Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
wood
Collection Continent
Pacific

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