- Museum number
Whaling harpoon-head (on line) made of bone, shell (mussel), bark (cedar), gum (spruce), cord (sinew and fibre).
- Production date
- 1800 (before)
Diameter: 32 centimetres
Width: 25 centimetres ((coiled))
- On display (G26/dc6)
- Exhibition history
1979-1980 15 Feb-29 Sept, London, Museum of Mankind; Captain Cook in the South Seas
1999 25 Jun-Present, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The Mowachaht of Vancouver Island"
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Perhaps collected on the Cook or Colnett voyages.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am17??D8.76 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Am1780,1110.2 (original collection no. ?)
Miscellaneous number: Am1790,0219.3 (original Register no. ?)