From: Solomon Islands | Santa Cruz Islands (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 2003-32-216
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Solomon Islands | Santa Cruz Islands (uncertain)
Section Oceanian

Composite arrow: reed shaft, hard wood point. Nocked (one side of nock broken off). Very fine binding at juncture between shaft and point, covered with some sort of sealant. No binding at nock end, though it appears there originally was. Tip bifurcated (for bone point?). Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

Length 111.4 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1995.X.16519A - Other Number | CIVIC1995.X.16519A - Other Number

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