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Spear

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Native Name:
Haxi
Object Number:
65-10-165
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Cashinahua
Provenience:
Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area:
Amazonia
Section:
American
Materials:
Palm Bark
Feathers
Cord
Description:
Carved palm bark smoothed on one side; long narrow handle wrapped at either end with wide bands of pink, white and black cord; both ends have small red, blue and green parrot feathers stuck into cord; handle flares to barbed blade; part of hand and blade painted red. Used like 65-10-164.
Length:
118cm
Width:
3.3cm
Thickness:
1.2cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger

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