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Spear

Culture/People:
Yanomamö (Yanomamo)  Search this
Collector:
Mahekodo-teri Mission, Salesian Sisters of Don Bosco, 1950-  Search this
Previous owner:
David McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Sarah McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
David McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Sarah McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Bamboo, wood, twine/string, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Cut, carved, wrapped, tied
Dimensions:
156.0 x 3.2 x 1.0 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Boco Mavaca (village near the Silesian Mission at Mahekodo-teri/Majicodoteri); Río Orinoco; Amazonas State, Guayana Region; Venezuela
Date created:
circa 1955
Catalog Number:
26/8508
Barcode:
268508.000
See related items:
Yanomamö (Yanomamo)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_399952
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Waiwai  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Wapuau River; Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4555
Barcode:
074555.000
See related items:
Waiwai
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80290
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Northern Amazonia  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Wood, animal bone, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Notched
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
French Guiana
Catalog Number:
8/8809
Barcode:
088809.000
See related items:
Northern Amazonia
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_95787
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Carib [Guyana]  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Palm wood, iron point
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Upper Barama River; Barima-Waini Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
5/8294
Barcode:
058294.000
See related items:
Carib [Guyana]
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_62861
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Carib [Guyana]  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Palm wood, wood, iron point
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Upper Barama River; Barima-Waini Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
5/8295
Barcode:
058295.000
See related items:
Carib [Guyana]
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_62862
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Northern Amazonia  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Wood, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Carved, twill-plaited
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
French Guiana
Catalog Number:
8/8808
Barcode:
088808.000
See related items:
Northern Amazonia
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_95786
Additional Online Media:

Fish spear/Leister

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Fish spear/Leister
Media/Materials:
Reed, iron point
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Potaro River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/5208
Barcode:
075208.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_81011
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Northern Amazonia  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Wood, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Carved, twill-plaited
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
French Guiana
Catalog Number:
8/8813
Barcode:
088813.000
See related items:
Northern Amazonia
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_95791
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Yanomamö (Yanomamo)  Search this
Collector:
Mahekodo-teri Mission, Salesian Sisters of Don Bosco, 1950-  Search this
Previous owner:
David McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Sarah McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
David McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Sarah McMeans, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Bamboo, wood, twine/string, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Cut, carved, wrapped, tied
Dimensions:
146.0 x 3.4 x 1.4 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Boco Mavaca (village near the Silesian Mission at Mahekodo-teri/Majicodoteri); Río Orinoco; Amazonas State, Guayana Region; Venezuela
Date created:
circa 1955
Catalog Number:
26/8509
Barcode:
268509.000
See related items:
Yanomamö (Yanomamo)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_399954
Additional Online Media:

Spear

Culture/People:
Northern Amazonia  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Carved, twill-plaited
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
French Guiana
Catalog Number:
8/8814
Barcode:
088814.000
See related items:
Northern Amazonia
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_95792
Additional Online Media:

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