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Arrow

Object Number:45-15-1063A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux (uncertain)
Provenience: Canada (uncertain)
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Quartz
Glass
Sinew
Wood
Cane (plant)
Feather
Pigment
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Poisoned arrow. Barbed triangular point sinew-bound to wooden foreshaft which is inserted in cane shaft. Three feathers (mostly missing). Sinew binding behind foreshaft and at both ends of feathers. Red painted decoration.

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