Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

arrow point
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • arrow point, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • metal, wood, gum resin
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 14.5 x 1 x 0.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 5 11/16 x 3/8 x 3/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5681

The very short segment of wood has an equally long silver colored metal point inserted in the end. The point is three stacked triangles, so it has six barbs. It is held in place with resin.