spear (weapons: missiles & projectors)

Composite spear of reed shaft, wooden foreshaft, and flaked obsidian blade, which has broken off. The upper shaft and foreshaft are covered in Parinarium gum, which has been painted black, red, and white in bands and half diamond motifs. The fibre binding at the tip of the shaft has been ornamented with beads of Job’s tears seeds.


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