Arrow head

The arrow shaft is decorated with carving and red coloured dye. At one end is finely woven plant fibre which holds and supports the other part of the spear (which is inserted into the end). The tip is a section of bamboo which is tapered at both ends.
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Bamboo and Plant Fibre
247 x 12 mm (part 1)
203 x 18 x 4 mm (Part 2)
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Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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