Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bow
  • Babwa peoples
  • bow, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • wood
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 158 x 9.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 62 3/16 x 3 3/4 x 1 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7178
Description

The cylindrical piece of wood is tapered at either end and is slightly curved. It is brown. There is no bowstring present.