2000.2.102 (Dagger)

2000.2.102 (Dagger) image

Cassowary bird thigh bone carved to a narrow pointwith jagged side barbs beginning 2/3 of way down to point. Top 1/3 covered with wrapped twine. Two feather pfojections from end short, long,short bead'/seed each attached to feathers. Worn carvings on dagger. Underside hollow. Color: BR,BK,GY