Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown maker from the United States
  • arrow, late 1800s–1949
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, feathers, stone, sinew, pigment
  • Object Length: 58 cm
    Object Length: 22 13/16 in
  • Gift of Ross Bryan
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1175

Three narrow black bands are painted at the feathered end of the shaft. The wood shaft is notched at both ends, and the feathers and stone arrowhead are attached with sinew.