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Object Number:97-85-677
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Talamanca
Provenience: Costa Rica
Culture Area: Central American
Locus: Talamanca
Section:American
Materials:Cane (plant)
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-677 - Old Museum Number
4440 - ANSP Number
15494 uncertain - Other Number
14501 uncertain - Other Number

Description

Cane shaft; long hard wooden foreshaft, barbed along one edge for half its length. Foreshaft more slender with barbs sparser, shaft and foreshaft now separated.

As per ANSP Ledger Remarks "V. Una visita a los Indians de Talemanca - Dr. Carlos Bovallius - Bolitin de Famento, San Juan, C.R. 1913. p. 234."

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