- Museum number
Arrow (?), javelin (?) made of wood, reed, grass (?).
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1844)
Circumference: 4.50 centimetres (approx)
Length: 195.60 centimetres
Width: 1.40 centimetres (approx)
Depth: 1.60 centimetres (approx)
- Curator's comments
Registration slip description, written in the 1860s?:
New Guinea? [latter crossed out] Friendly Is.
Arrow or javelin. Reed shaft, wood head. Length 6 ft 5 in. the shaft is slender & knotted. The head is of brown smoothed wood 8.25 in long, fixed with very fine grass?
Arley Castle 262 5/7
Round white label attached '968 Friendly Is.'.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Mountnorris' collection from Arley Castle was sold by auction in 1852.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc186?C1.968 (old CDMS no.)