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Spear

Object Number:42-21-223
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Masai
Provenience: Kenya
Date Made: 1900-1908
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1908
Section:African
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 196.7
Width: 6
Credit Line:Gift of Percy C. Madeira Jr., 1942
Other Number:255 - Other Number

Description

Very long, rather wide metal blade with pronounced medial ridge on both faces, and socketed base over very short wooden shaft to which is socketed long metal ferrule.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Weapons and Defense (27 Oct 1951 - 06 Jan 1952) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery (1982 - 1986) View Objects in Exhibition

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