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 "Ky-015"
|Collection||Francis L. Black Amazonian Artifacts Collection|
|Collector||Francis L. Black|
|Material||bamboo, wood, feather, string|
|Dimensions||W-4.3 L-161 cm|
Length of feathers = 13.5 cm
Length of wood head = 56.9 cm
Width is taken at the widest point of feathers
|Cataloged by||Jessie Cohen|
|Collector Description||bamboo shaft, smooth hardwood point|
|OCM Categories||220, 224, 411, 237|