Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • United States
  • arrow, late 1800s–1981
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, stone, bison hair?, sinew, pigment, carving
  • Object Length: 56.5 cm
    Object Length: 22 1/4 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1174

The wooden arrow shaft has a stone tip held in place with sinew. The shaft and sinew are colored red. The fletching is dark and the slightly curly hair is held in place with sinew.