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Arrow

Object Number:2003-32-209
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Hebrides (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Length: 89.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16516I - Other Number
CIVIC1995.X.16516I - Other Number

Description

Composite arrow: slim reed shaft into which is inserted a long, thin, hardwood point. Nocked (nock broken). No binding at end or at juncture between shaft and point, where reed is split. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

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