fish arrow (arrow (hunting, fishing & trapping))

Fish arrow with wooden shaft with base end with possibly lower section detatched and missing?, remains of vegetable fibre. Top end of shaft bound with vegetable fibre cord and sealed with resin. Wooden foreshaft with 3 prongs bound with vegetable fibre cord each with a bone arrow head with singular barb bound with vegetable fibre cord sealed with resin.

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