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Throwing Arrow

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Object Number:31-48-154
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kalapalo
Provenience: Brazil
Matto Grosso
Upper Xingu River
Kuluene River
West Bank
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Reed (plant)
Resin (material)
Nuts
Length: 187
Credit Line:Matto-Grosso Expedition, Vincenzo Petrullo, 1931

Description

Whistlng Bulb on Shaft; see 31-48-140. Wooden head covered with wax and cemented to shaft. Tucum nut whistling bulb placed about midway on shaft

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