University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:50-49-1438
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Negrito (uncertain)
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Locus: Negrito?
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Plant Fiber
Feather
Gum
Pigment
Length: 60.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number:61 - Other Number

Description

"Point" end whittles down, wood not discolored suggests that a tight binding or a socketed point had been present; shaft: brown wood painted darker at nock end; feathers lashed tangentially to shaft by tight spirals of fine twine; nock end cut off squarely.


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