Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spearpoint
  • Africa
  • spearpoint, late 1800s–1950
  • wood, carving, staining
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 41.5 x 3 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 16 5/16 x 1 1/8 x 9/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Curt Von Wedel
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0266
Description

The wooden spearpoint is broken at the shaft end. It has a triangular point and two incised lines below point. A short piece of the shaft is present. It is a dark brown color.