Throwing Stick

Zulu people, South Africa, Southern Africa, Africa


possibly late 19th-early 20th century

Wood and brass wire

Overall: 28 3/4 in. (73 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa


19th-20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing



Not on view

Course History

THEA 23, AAAS 54, Topics in African Theater and Performance, Laura Edmondson, Winter 2015

COLT 73.4, Violence, Ayo Coly, Winter 2015

Exhibition History

The Art of Weapons: Selections from the African Collection, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 26, 2014 -March 13, 2016.

Publication History

Ugochukwu C. Nzewi, The Art of Weapons, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2014, checklist no. 21


Source unknown; catalogued 1957.

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