Harpoon and Float


Thumbnail of Harpoon and Float ()

Detailed Images

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Harpoon and Float   (2000.01.0286)
  1. Science & Technology T&E
  2. :
  3. Armaments
  4. :
  5. Edged Weapons
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Shipibo

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 16.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 15 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 109 g
Measuring Remarks First measurement is the length of the arrow piece and its wooden attachment. Second dimension is the length of the wooden float.
Materials Metal, Textile, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Forging, Ropemaking, Cutting
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

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

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.