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Arrow made of wood, feathers, fibre (vegetal).
Height: 71.20 centimetres
Width: 3.80 centimetres
Depth: 2.70 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- See Ethdoc 397 - Notes on things brought from Tanganyika by A T and G M Culwick. This is presumably:
18. Arrow and quiver. From the Wapogoro of Mahenge. Not used by the tribes of the Ulanga Valley. The Wabena tried to conquer the Wapogoro about sixty to seventy years ago, but their spearmen were useless against hidden enemies who fought with poisoned arrows and remained out of reach of the spears.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number