Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Sioux maker
  • arrow, 1861–1889
  • Where object was made: Fort Yates, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • wood, iron, feathers, sinew, pigment
  • Object Length: 64 cm
    Object Length: 25 3/16 in
  • Gift of H. Greissinger
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1231

The wooden shaft has black pigment on the fletched end and red pigment just above the sinew at the fletched end. It has a metal point.