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Title

Kula jimben (three-pronged spear)

mid 20th century
collected 1967


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Hagen spear


Cultural origin

Wahgi people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1967


Media category

Arms & armour


Materials used

wood, carved, plaited split-rattan binding


Dimensions

328.8 x 13.7 x 8.5 cm


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978


Location

Not on display


Accession number

309.1978



Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 83 (colour illus.), 160. cat.no. 27