Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spearhead
  • Australian Aboriginal peoples
  • spearhead, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Western Australia, Australia
  • quartz, wood, plant fiber, gum resin
  • Object Length/Width: 39 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 15 3/8 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3736
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Description

The light colored stone point has small teeth on the edges. It is attached to a wooden rod with plant fiber and resin.