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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
pigments 40 sinew 620 wood 4438 tanned hide 570
Names
bow 53
Date:
1860-1890
Dimensions:
L: 35 in, width: 1.75 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Recurved bow, sinew backed, not strung, notched ends, back side is wood. Sinew wrapped on both ends, sinew side painted black, outer side painted red. Center wrapped in strip of tanned hide. Painted design on interior (sinew side) in red and black waves, with single horizontal red and black stripe on either end.
Accession Number:
NA.108.180

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