Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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glass spear point
  • Australian Aboriginal peoples
  • glass spear point, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
  • glass
  • Object Length/Width: 9.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3 3/4 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3916
Description

The triangular spear point is made of translucent brown glass. There is no stem.

It was made by chipping bottle glass.