- Museum number
Whale harpoon made of iron, resin, bone, bark; with attached rope or harpoon line made of sinew (?), hemp fibre (?).
- Production date
- 1860s (before)
Diameter: 27.80 centimetres (of coil)
Height: 9 centimetres (of coil)
Length: 14 centimetres (of blade)
Width: 8 centimetres (of blade)
- Curator's comments
- From acquisition notes "for whale".
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2017 23 Feb-27 Aug, London, BM, "Where the Thunderbird Lives"
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am186?C1.4737a (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Am1985,Q.292 (also registered as)