Spear

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Registration number
3170
Item name
Spear 
Category
Fighting
Hunting
Throwing
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Western Australia > Kimberley region > Ord River
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1949 
Acquisition method
Donated by Dr A. W. C. Row 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Spear with short shaft, cut maybe. A kimberley point is hafted white coloured stone(?). Blade and resin is covered in residual ochre and white paint.

Research notes

Items 3001 to 3324 were the Anthropological Society of Queensland Collection which was donated at the foundation of the Anthropology Museum in 1949.

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