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Collection

Pikosa, Upper Asaro, Daulo District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Bow and arrows
Place of origin
PikosaUpper AsaroDaulo DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Upper Asaro (Dano) people
Year
collected 1969
Media category
Arms & armour
Materials used
black palm, yellow orchid stem, fibre
Dimensions

bow 165.0 cm length; arrows 117.0 cm - 132.0 cm length:

a - bow - black palm; 165 cm; length

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
816.1979.a-g
Copyright
© Dano people, under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'
Location
Not on display