University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:50-49-1468
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Negrito (uncertain)
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Feather
Gum
Pigment
Length: 67.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number:61 - Other Number

Description

Slightly faceted orange-tan wood, very wavy longitudinally near nock end; other end pointed; spiral wrapping, somewhat loose, of partly twisted fibre; feathers (3) missing from shaft had been attached by thick black gum as in 50-49-1467; gum carved? with 3 incised rings, a series of zig-zags; nock nearly square at bottom and 6.8cm. deep.


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