- Museum number
Head of fishing-spear, comprising four wood points bound with cane.
Length: 64.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Found unnumbered in Ethnography Department's Oceania collections. British Museum label tied-on "DUP[licate]. Oc[eania]. New Guinea, Dutch. Mimika River. (1939,Oc5)." Apparently acquired with 1939,Oc5 collection (collected by Wollaston with the British Ornithologists Union Expedition in 1910) but not registered at the time. Compare 1939,Oc5.124 to 127 fish spears.
Compare with Oc1939,05.124
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected by British Ornithologists' Union expedition.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Oc1939,05 (acquired with this collection)