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Bed Part (uncertain)

Spear Foreshaft (uncertain)

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Object Number:42-30-472
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Admiralty Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Length: 179 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:113X - Other Number

Description

Wooden, rectangular in section. Completely covered with panels of incised decoration of triangles, romboids, slanting lines, etc. with most of the background filled with white pipe clay. A slightly offset head has a projecting peg in the center and a perforation in each corner (for attachment of blade?).

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