Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Warao maker
  • bow, late 1800s–1966
  • Where object was made: Venezuela
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 103.5 x 11 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 40 3/4 x 4 5/16 x 1 in
  • Gift of Andrew M. Torres
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6497

The narrow length of wood is tapered at either end and is curved. It is a light natural color. There is no bowstring present.