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Arrow

Native NameBee Ak'ida'at'oh
Object Number:45-15-1005A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Navajo
Provenience: Arizona
Canyon De Chelley
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: Early 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1825
Section:American
Materials:Cane (plant)
Wood
Iron
Fiber
Feather
Length: 49.4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Arrow with a reed shaft. Wooden foreshaft with a wire guard. Sinew binds dark, feather fletching to the nocked end.

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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