Swallowing Arrow


From: New Mexico

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Tele-Wi-Qui-Na-Nai
Object Number 22673
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Pueblo | Zuni
Provenience New Mexico
Culture Area Southwest Culture Area
Section American
Materials Wood | Sinew | Mollusk Shell

A flat, wooden stick with a shell scoop attached with sinew at one end. The opposite end is carved into a stepped edge. Slightly curved shape.

Length 47.5 cm
Width 2.5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Mr. Vanderwagen, 1902

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