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NA.102.166
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NA.102.166 | L: 23 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, slightly mushroomed notched top with 1-3/8" iron point sinew wrapped in; split owl feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; red paint/stain on shaft and between feathers; U nock. | na.102.166.jpg | arrow | point | feather | iron | Red | sinew | owl | paint | wood | stain | fletching

NA.108.93
lance | point | wire | leath...
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NA.108.93 | L: 46 in | Utensils and implements - Fighting. Lance (maybe Indian made recreation of original) - wood shaft painted with red and black stripes; feathers attached to shaft with sinew; leather thong with feathers tied to base; brass point held on with wire. | NA.108.93.JPG | na.108.93.jpg | stripes | lance | point | wire | leather | sinew | brass | wood | feathers

NA.102.172
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NA.102.172 | L: 27.125 in, Diameter: .283 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, notched tip with 3-5/8" carved bone point sinew wrapped in; dark brown split feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; point, sinew and shaft all painted/stained reddish up to last 2-1/2" of shaft; V nock. | na.102.172.jpg | arrow | fletching | point | sinew | reddish | carved bone | dark brown | feather | paint | stain | wood

NA.502.138
lance | dyed | orange | poin...
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NA.502.138 | L: 62 in, Diameter: .875 in | Gift of The Coe Foundation | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Wood shaft; leather thong wrapped down length of shaft; wrapped with beads in middle with green, white, red white hearts, orange and multi-colored beads; strands of braided black and white horse hair; pheasant feather; red, dyed horse hair; broken bone point painted with red dots. | NA.502.138.JPG | lance | dyed | orange | point | feather | White | hair | seed | bone | braided | Beads | dots | shaft | wrapped | multi-colored | wood | green | leather | horse | red white hearts | Red | broken | pheasant | black | painted

NA.102.171
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NA.102.171 | L: 28.5 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, tapered notched tip with 3-7/8" iron point sinew wrapped in; long fletching of split dark brown feathers sinew wrapped at top and bottom; rust colored striped between feather; V nock. | na.102.170.jpg | stripes | arrow | iron | feather | point | wood | sinew | rust colored | dark brown | long | fletching

NA.102.173
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NA.102.173 | L: 25.5 in, Diameter: .281 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, tapered notched tip with 2-1/4" iron point (corners cut off) sinew wrapped in; dark brown substance rubbed into sinew and wood of first quarter fo shaft; 1 straight and 2 zig-zag grooves run to fletching; long dark brown with white bases split feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; nocked end is banded with dark red, black, dark red, black at V shaped nock. | na.102.173.jpg | banded | zigzag | grooves | straight | arrow | wood | sinew | dark brown | point | fletching | black | long | substance | colors | White | feather | iron | corners cut off | bases | dark red

NA.102.167
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NA.102.167 | L: 21.625 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, slightly mushroomed notched top withsinew wrapping; split owl feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; red paint/stain on shaft and between feathers; U nock. | na.102.167.jpg | arrow | fletching | owl | paint | stain | wood | point | Red | sinew | feather | iron

NA.102.170
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NA.102.170 | L: 23.875 in, Diameter: .417 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, slightly mushroomed notched top with 1-3/8" iron point (corners cut off) sinew wrapped in; shaft tapers to fletching area which as 3 parallel dark lines leading to a painted yellow V nock (one side broken away). | na.102.170.jpg | lines | arrow | paint | wood | yellow | iron | sinew | one side broken away | point | feather | fletching | corners cut off

NA.102.160
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NA.102.160 | L: 27.875 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft 2-1/4" iron point fitted into a notch and sinew wrapped; 3 split owl feather fletchings also sinew wrapped; shaft painted with reddish stain between feathers, at tip and base of point, V nock. | na.102.160.jpg | arrow | shaft | wood | feathers | owl | fletchings | iron | sinew | point | reddish stain | painted

1.69.434
Eagle Pencil Co., NY | pen |...
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1.69.434 | ca. 1944 | L: 8.625 in, Frame height: 22.125 in, Frame width: 25.5 in | Stamped on handle: 2 (design) Eagle Pencil Co. N.Y. U.S.A., Stamped on point: 444 | Pen used for signing authorization (P.69.720 - Pres. Truman signing authorization to change name of Shoshone Dam and Reservoir to Buffalo Bill Dam and Reservoir), wooden handle, steel point. | 1.69.434.JPG | pen | steel | point | wood | handle | Eagle Pencil Co., NY

NA.102.169
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NA.102.169 | L: 23 in, Diameter: .375 in | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, slightly mushroomed notched top with 1-3/8" iron point sinew wrapped in; split owl feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; red paint/stain on shaft and between feathers; U nock. | na.102.169.jpg | arrow | paint | owl | wood | iron | Red | sinew | stain | feather | point | fletching

NA.102.175
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NA.102.175 | L: 24.375 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, notched tip with 1-3/8" iron point wrapped into notch with thread; V nock. | na.102.175.jpg | arrow | wood | iron | point | thread

NA.502.136
Crow | lance | hair | Beads ...
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NA.502.136 | L: 68.875 in, point width: 2 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Wood handle, rings and triangles of bark left on; red and green paint; two medicine bundles, on painted red with large white beads, hawk feathers attached to bottom of bundle, other bundle painted red with green, blue and black beads, long fringe at bottom; black horse hair and dangles wrapped in raffia with dew claws and red yarn at base of lance; steel point painted red and held on with sinew. | NA.502.136.JPG | lance | hair | Beads | sinew | feathers | horse | handle | black | steel | wood | dew claws | green | yarn | point | large | White | hawk | fringe | Red | blue | raffia | paint | Crow

NA.102.161
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NA.102.161 | L: 26.75 in, Diameter: 1.524 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Thin wood shaft tapered to blunt point, short split feather fletching - one dark brown with small white spots, one brown, one tan-sinew wrapped with red dyed feather fluffs wrapped in at bases of feathers; V nock; remnants of reddish color overall. | na.102.161.jpg | arrow | feathers | brown | blunt | sinew | Red | fletchings | dyed | feather | wood | tan | point | tapered | fluffs | dark brown

NA.102.164
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NA.102.164 | L: 24.5 in, Diameter: .283 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Red and white label around shaft, handwritten: Mrs./Farnsworth/Estate/April/1958 | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft with 3 shallow parallel grooves, tapered notched end with narrow 2-1/8" iron point sinew wrapped in; split feather fletching - 2 brown and white, 1 brown and rest-sinew wrapped at top and bottom, dark red band around shaft in lower half of fletching and at V nock. | na.102.164.jpg | band | arrow | three | wood | brown | sinew | dark red | shallow | iron | band | grooves | feather | White | point | fletching

NA.502.165
buffalo skull | horns | brok...
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NA.502.165 | L: 18 in, width: 17.5 in, depth: 7.25 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Buffalo skull; tips of horns and nose broken off; stone arrow point in forehead. | NA.502.165.JPG | buffalo skull | horns | broken | arrow | tip | stone | point | nose

NA.102.168
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NA.102.168 | L: 23.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, slightly mushroomed notched top with 1-3/8" iron point sinew wrapped in; split owl feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; red paint/stain on shaft and between feathers; U nock. | na.102.168.jpg | arrow | iron | stain | feather | fletching | wood | paint | owl | sinew | point | Red

NA.102.165
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NA.102.165 | L: 22.875 in, Diameter: .417 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, slightly mushroomed notched top with 1-1/2" iron point sinew wrapped in; split owl feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; red paint/stain on shaft and between feathers; U nock. | na.102.165.jpg | arrow | iron | stain | feather | fletching | wood | sinew | owl | paint | point | Red

NA.102.174
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NA.102.174 | L: 27.5 in, Diameter: .283 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Wood shaft, tapered notched tip with 3-3/4" iron pint sinew wrapped in, point and first quarter of shaft are coated with a heavy rust to dark brown colored substance; long dark brown split feather fletching sinew wrapped at top and bottom; 2" wide band of red paint at end of shaft; broken V nock. | na.102.174.jpg | banded | arrow | substance | fletching | iron | long | paint | wood | Red | heavy rust | sinew | dark brown | point | feather