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spearhead
  • Philippines
  • spearhead, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • iron
  • Object Length/Width: 32 x 5.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 12 5/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0363
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This is an iron spearhead with a long stem and long barbs on each shoulder. The stem flattens into a wedge, presumably to be hafted on a shaft.