University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:50-49-1467
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Negrito (uncertain)
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Plant Fiber
Length: 63.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number:61 - Other Number


Straight, roughly rounded, of whitish wood (point) although exterior surface is brown and black; pointed; round-bottomed nock 3.6 cm deep; three half-feathers (black, two brown with light spots) mounted in grooves // to shaft; spiral binding of fine yellow fibre passes through feather blades; thick coating of black gum, with spirally lines, twice reversed from tailing end to neck.

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