Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Plains maker
  • arrow, late 1800s–1949
  • Where object was made: Great Plains, United States
  • wood, feathers, sinew, paint
  • Object Length: 82 cm
    Object Length: 32 1/4 in
  • Gift of Ross Bryan
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1190

The wooden arrow shaft had begun to split and was repaired with sinew. There are white pigment spirals around the fletched end under the feathers. There is no point.