Spear

Collection Type

  • Cultural artifacts

GUSN

GUSN-269742

Description

Hawaiian long spear, or ihe laumake. Wooden spear has a head consisting of five triple-barbed tiers and a slender, uncarved shaft. The surface is polished. The spear would have been thrust or thrown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spears (weapons)
wood (plant material)
Spear

Associated Building

Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

E47,140

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Pacific Island Group

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3608