- Museum number
Arrow, with a short foreshaft made of a light wood, possibly palm wood, and a bamboo head with painted decoration mainly on the concave surface.
Length: 43.30 inches (from original registration)
- Curator's comments
- Register 1960
Another [arrow]: bamboo head, with painted decoration mainly on the concave surface; short light-coloured wood (palmwood?) foreshaft.
1-21: Lower SEPIK R., TRUST TERRITORY, NEW GUINEA
Similar arrows illustrated in O'Reche, Der Kaiserin-Augusta-Fluss, Tof. LXIV, from KOPAR, near the mouth of the Sepik.
Collected by Mr W.J.C. Frost at least 30 years ago.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Oc1960,07.18-21 (Previous group record)