This is a wonderful Black Palm Spear Tip from the Sepik Region, Papua new Guinea. Black Palm is strong and flexible and can be easily made into a sharp spear point. It an be carved and decorated and the color is is black meaning spirits, speed and more powerful This is a wonderful spear tip that is wrapped in twine bush fiber from a tribal wood spear and shows the skill and workmanship of the tribal hunters.Spears are used for hunting and ceremonies and meant to intimidate the prey. This Spear tip would be a wonderful item to add to your collection. Mid-20th century COMES ON A STAND Shows age, but overall it is in good condition. Spear Tip 29 1/2" Tall on Stand Spear Tip 27 1/2" tall 1 1/2" wide 1/2" deep AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA.
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