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Object Number:2003-32-212
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Solomon Islands
Santa Cruz Islands (uncertain)
Length: 118.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16519E - Other Number
CIVIC1995.X.16519E - Other Number


Composite arrow: reed shaft, hard wood point. Nocked. Very fine binding at nock end and at juncture between shaft and point, covered with some sort of sealant. Wood carved with relief points, incised chevrons, etc. Red, white, black pigment. 16.7 cm. tip, with what may be a brokn-off bone point. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

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