Stingray barb spear; Unknown; New Zealand; 1276
Stingray barb spearAbout this object
A stingray barb spear used to catch birds, it has very fine serrations at the narrow end. It would have been tied to a long stick and the hunter would stand patiently under the tree awaiting his opportunity to spear a bird.Date Made
18cm longCredit Line
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