- Museum number
Arrow comprising bamboo shaft and carved seven-barbed wood point; vegetable fibre binding.
- Production date
Diameter: 1.30 centimetres
Length: 160 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Description from Extracts from the British and Medieval Register 1757-1878, p.124:
199. Cocoanut wood bow, bamboo string, reed arrow, 7 barbed wooden point. Lengths 5 feet 3 ½ and 5 feet 3. From Redscar Bay.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2009 20 Mar-23 Aug, Australian Maritime Museum, Charles Darwin: voyages and ideas that shook the world
- Object frozen Sept. 2009
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number