Arrows, Papua New Guinea.
Group of 21 old high quality arrows with incised bamboo shaft some tipped with bone, others ornamental carved from wood or bamboo and dyed with polychrome pigment. The tips are secured with fine wrappings of bilum string or woven rattan. Used to hunt birds and fish.
Condition, cracks, missing parts, patina from age and use. Complete with old european arrows holder.
All arrows are full length ranging: 160 cm - 185 cm / 63 inch - 72.8 inch
Price: € 850,-