Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wooden spearhead
  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • wooden spearhead, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Western Australia
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 68 x 6 cm
    Object Length/Width: 26 3/4 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3628

The wooden spearhead has a triangular tip and a series of barbs down the sides.