Palm Wood Haft Spear with Obsidian Blade
Admiralty Islands, Melanesia
Date: 19th to early 20th century
Length: 78 in. (198.1 cm) overall (not pictured in full), 12 in. (30.5 cm) carving (pictured below)
Carving of human consumed by crocodile, native pigments. Original condition, tip of blade partially missing, typical wear patina, minor loss at ear pendants.