Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Brazil
    active: Brazil
  • bow, 1940s
  • Where object was made: Brazil
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 178.5 x 7.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 70 1/4 x 2 15/16 x 13/16 in
  • Gift of Barbara Pirtle
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7158

The long, dark brown wooden bow has tapered ends. The ends have small tabs for the bowstring to wrap around. There is no bowstring present.