This is a wonderful Carved Wood Fish Hunting Spear from the Sepik Region, Papua new Guinea. It can be carved with spikes and ridges and can sometimes be decorative and still have the meaning be of spirits, speed and more power. The spear is a tribal wood spear and shows the skill and workmanship of the tribal hunters. Spears are used for fishing and ceremonies and meant to intimidate the prey. This Spear tip would be a wonderful item to add to your home or collection.Mid-20th century Comes on Stand Shows Age and Wear 56 Inches Long 22 Inches Long on Top 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 Inches Wide on Top 1 x 1 Inch Handle AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "bacara-online" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.