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arrow with crescent point
  • unknown Chokwe maker
  • arrow with crescent point, late 1800s–1914
  • Where object was made: Angola?
  • cane, iron, plant fiber
  • Object Length: 67.5 cm
    Object Length: 26 9/16 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0781.06

The bamboo shaft has a crescent moon shaped iron point. There is dark plant fiber wrapping at both ends, though it is broken on the fletching end. No fletching is present.