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Artifact Identification Arrow   (2007.03.0005G)
Science & Technology T&E : Armaments : Edged Weapons
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, Southeast; Oceania--Melanesia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Kalimantan, Island of Borneo, Greater Sunda Islands, or Malaysian Borneo, Island of Borneo, Greater Sunda Islands, or Papua New Guinea, Island of New Guinea?
Period/Date 1951-1952
Culture Melanesian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 133.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 2.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) .9 cm
Weight 68 g
Measuring Remarks Width is measurement of the tip. Diameter measures the shaft of the arrow.
Materials Plant, Plant--Bamboo, Beads, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Wrapping, Polishing
Munsell Color Information Light Brown (7.5YR 5/6) -Arrow Moderate Brown (7.5YR 3/4) -Twine (on tip) Dark Brown (7.5YR 2/4) -Carved Section

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Charles L. Wisseman, Jr. Collection of Indonesian Artifacts
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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