Bamboo shaft with carved wood insert; string is wrapped around the intersection of the bamboo and wood; wood head has been carved into a barbed point; fletching is constructed out of two feathers that are secured to the bamboo with string; end of the bamboo is carved into a nock.
Labeled as "Kx-037"
|Collection||Francis L. Black Amazonian Artifacts Collection|
|Collector||Francis L. Black|
|Material||wood, bamboo, string, feather|
|Dimensions||W-6.9 L-169.8 cm|
Length of feathers = 8.9 cm
Length of wood head = 34.6 cm
Width is taken at the widest point of feathers
|Cataloged by||Jessie Cohen|
|Collector Description||reed shaft, carved barbs on hardwood point|
|OCM Categories||220, 224, 411, 237|