Blow-pipe quiver; woven of fibre; cylinder of woven basketry (thinner in middle than ends); circle of leather? across bottom of cylinder; circle of skin across top of cylinder for lid; twisted string wrapped repeatedly around middle; outside coated with bits of mud; animal jawbone tied onto lid; hourglass-shaped basket with two feet at bottom tied to quiver with string; white sticker stuck on side of basket, reading "Pouch containing ???? for use as shaft of arrow when inserted in blow-pipe".

An00305472 001 l


Made Of
skin, fibre, mud, leather, bone
Type of Thing
basketry, woven


Acquired In

Empty fields

We failed to find metadata for the fields listed below. It's very likely the British Museum RDF record contains the answer.
(You can click on these, but the ones with "_" in them don't work as facets. You'll see a blank page. We'll fix that at some point.)

label Exhibition Related Event About the Works Of Depicted Depicted Depicted Previous Owner In Inscription Place Depicted Inscribed With From About Authority (?) bibliograpic_reference Inscription By In Series dimension_diameter dimension_length dimension_thickness dimension_weight By Ethnic Group Found, Excavated, Collected By Found In inscription_note In Gallery Author Calligrapher Designer Artist Influenced By Likely / Unlikely (?) Maker Painter Painted In Period/Culture Photographer Printmaker Publisher Published In px_condition Exhibition History px_object_exhibition_label School Subject title_translation Ware

Code / Data

View JSON  /   Download RDF  /   View RDF (web view)  /   Search British Museum website for object