- Museum number
Arrow with a bamboo shaft including incised ornament of criss cross lines, chequer-board etc and a ray's sting point is inserted and bound. White feathers, red feathers and yellow plant skin ornament at butt. The arrow is nocked.
- Production date
Height: 2 centimetres
Weight: 55 grammes
Width: 134.50 centimetres
Depth: 4.90 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Collected in 1907-1908 by Dr. Hugo Merton in Kei Islands.
Collected by the late Dr. Hugo Merton in 1907-08. The Oc1941.03 series was collected in the Aru and Kei Islands.
See Dr H Merton, 'Forchungsreise in den südösthicken molukken'.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Register 1941: The Christy Trustees purchased the collection from Mrs. H. Merton.
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Oc1941,03.37 (formerly registered as)