Asmat people Ceremonial spear with carved paddle-shaped decoration and cassowary claw point Place made: West Papua (Irian Jaya), Indonesia
Materials & Technique: arms and armour, ceremonial objects, Wood, cassowary claw, feathers, natural fibre string. Handle bound with twine, decorated with feathers
Dimensions: 274.0 h x 10.0 w x 3.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1969
Accession No: NGA 69.40