This is a very unique Papua New Guinea Wood Spear Thrower. This object being a spear thrower and also known as an'atlatl. Although not a weapon it itself, the spear thrower is a device used to increase the speed, distance or force of a spear when thrown.
This is made of lightweight wood and has an elongated shape, together with ergonomic features to accommodate the human hand. The spear thrower is used into the societies where serious hunting and fighting were done with spears. This Spear Thrower will be a wonderful addition to your home or collection. Mid-20th century Shows age, but overall it is in good condition. 28.5 Inches Long 1 Inch x 1 Inch 7 Inches Long Center 3 1/4 Inches wide AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE.
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