- Museum number
Spear of wood, coloured with red and white pigment. Deeply cut barbs on one side of the wooden head. Head bound to shaft with gum.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1846)
Length: 270 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Description from Extracts from the British and Medieval Register 1757-1878, p. 82:
8. Another [spear], serrated on one side, length 8 ft 9 in. Port Essington, New Holland.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- B & M Extracts: 'Presented by Lieutenant Ince of H.M. Ship Fly, 1846'
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number