Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • United States
  • bow, late 1800s–1992
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, sinew, pigment, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 107 x 9.5 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 42 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1 3/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6846

The wooden bow has a sinew bowstring. The bow is curved with a smaller curve for a handhold. It is brown with faint red pigment.