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H169 - Bamboo arrow, Vanuatu. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000169 - 29/8/1894, arrow, , , , Vanuatu, Pacific
Item Name:
arrow
Label:
Bamboo arrow with detached wooden head, probably collected from Vanuatu in 1774 during Cook's second voyage to the Pacific.
Keywords:
weapon
Country:
Vanuatu
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
29/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000169
Associated Stories:
Cook Collection - Vanuatu
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770
Images
1:
H169 - Bamboo arrow, Vanuatu. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Paul Ovenden
2:
H169 - Bamboo arrow, Vanuatu. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Paul Ovenden