This is a long elephant spear with a detachable head. It is made and used by men. It is used for spearing the elephants.


  • Title: Elephant spear
  • Location: Kenya
  • Type: Elephant spear
  • Rights: National Museums of Kenya
  • Medium: Leather
  • Photographer: GibsPhotography
  • Local Name: Kirurito
  • Community: Ogiek
  • Collection Date: 1969-08-25
  • Collected By: Rod Blackburn

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