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Arrow

Native NameHoohu
Object Number:38651B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Walpi
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Metal
Sinew
Feather
Pigment
Length: 62 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest, R. Stewart Culin, 1901

Description

Arrow with a wooden shaft. Painted black at the point end and with red and black stripes at the nocked end. Brown and white feather fletching is bound with sinew at the nocked end. A sharpened, iron point is bound to the point end with sinew.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

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