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  • Lakota peoples
  • arrow, 1861–1889
  • Where object was made: Fort Yates, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • wood, quills, dyeing, carving
  • Object Length: 33 cm
    Object Length: 13 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1201
Description
Exhibitions

The wood is carved into an arrow shaft and tip. It has bands of white, dark blue, and faded red quills wrapped around the end opposite the tip.