Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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arrow shaft
  • Country Unknown
  • arrow shaft, late 1800s–2007
  • wood, feathers, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 62.5 x 4 x 1 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 24 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0798

This is an arrow with a wooden shaft. One end is divided to accomodate a point. There are two feathers at the opposite end, shaped like commas, that are white and brown. The black plant fiber wrapping holds the point and feathers in place.