bow, arrows and spear (6) - Hardwood - Sepik, Papua New Guinea

Description
bow, arrows and spear (6) - Hardwood - Sepik, Papua New Guinea
2nd half 20th century - Good

A bow with 4 arrows and 1 spear from the Sepik area. The bow is completely complete (with tendon). The 4 arrows have barbs and annular carving decorations. The blades have a length of 132, 140, 144.5 and 145 cm respectively. The spear has a length of 145 cm and the carving has the shape of 8 ring motives underneath each other. They were brought to the Netherlands by a Dutch soldier circa 1960. All 6 objects are in excellent condition. The objects will be carefully packed and sent by registered mail

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Lot details
Total nr of items
6
Object
bow, arrows and spear
Region/ country
Sepik, Papua New Guinea
Material
Hardwood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
1×3×151 cm
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