Bamboo shaft with carved wood insert; unidentified material is wrapped around the intersection of the bamboo and wood; fletching is constructed out of two feathers that are secured to the bamboo with string; smaller feathers are attached to the bamboo at the base of the larger feathers; end of the bamboo is carved into a nock.
Labeled as "Kyx-020"
|Collection||Francis L. Black Amazonian Artifacts Collection|
|Collector||Francis L. Black|
|Material||wood, bamboo, string, feather|
|Dimensions||W-6 L-169.5 cm|
Length of feathers = 14.3 cm
Length of wood head = 48.5 cm
Width taken at widest point of feathers
|Cataloged by||Jessie Cohen|
|Collector Description||bamboo shaft, smooth palmwood point|
|OCM Categories||220, 224, 411, 237|