Blowgun

2000.01.0406

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Blowgun   (2000.01.0406)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Science & Technology T&E : Armaments : Edged Weapons
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, South, Colombia, Rio Loreto-Yacu
Period/Date N/A
Culture Yagua

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 230.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 5.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 3.0 cm
Weight N/A
Measuring Remarks The larger diameter is of the mouthpiece. The smaller diameter is of the body of the gun. The weight is waived due to size. Department of Anthropology catalogue card, Bolian, Charles E., 3/29/1971: 2.33 meters long,; 1.5-2.5cm. barell diameter; 4.9 cm. maximum diameter of mouthpiece.
Materials Plant, Resin, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Wrapping, Drilling
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda

1 --LOA Quantity Field

Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Transfer from Department of Anthropology, UIUC
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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