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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

2001.0025.0008

Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Physical description

A cylindrical brown tecoma vine wooden spear, with a separate hardwood head sharpened to a point and attached to the shaft with kangaroo sinew and a small amount of spinifex resin. A reversed barb is also attached to the head with sinew and the shaft has some minor splits in it.

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