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Object Number: 31-21-5
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Pygmy
Mbuti
Provenience: Zaire
Ituri Forest
Section:African
Materials:Skin
Leaf
Length: 40.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Charles Wellington Furlong, 1931
Other Number59 - Other Number

Description

Of antelope hide with wrapping of leaves near bottom. The following arrows (nine) are in quiver (31-21-5 to 31-21-8 and 31-21-76 to 31-21-80) Arrow 31-21-79 is wrapped in a leaf. Arrow 31-21-80 has a cuticle to secure leaf.


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