arrow (hunting, fishing & trapping)

Child's arrow from the Hadza people of Lake Eyasi, Tanzania. The arrow has a long, thin, cylindrical, wooden shaft that is light in colour and has a small nock in one end. The arrow is unfletched and is tipped with a wad of cloth bound with red thread.

Used by children to shoot at one another.

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