Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Plains peoples
  • arrow, 1860s
  • Where object was made: Abilene, Kansas, United States
  • wood, feathers, pigment
  • Object Length: 68 cm
    Object Length: 26 3/4 in
  • Gift from the Harold Eicholtz Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1225

There is red and white pigment on the pointed end of the wooden shaft and a narrow black band. There are narrow bands of black and green and faded red on the fletched end. There is no metal point.