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Whistling Arrow

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Object Number:31-48-141
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tsuva
Provenience: Brazil
Matto Grosso
Upper Xingu River
Lower Kuluene River
West Bank
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Reed (plant)
Feather
Tucum Nut
Wax
Fiber
Length: 104.5
Credit Line:Matto-Grosso Expedition, Vincenzo Petrullo, 1931

Description

Boy's, Sewed feathering 90% spiral. Uba reed shaft reinforced by lashings. Butt decorated with feathers. Foreshaft undecorated. Tucum nut whistling head cemented with wax.

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