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Sinew-backed wooden bow

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Description A sinew-backed wooden bow, possibly Dakota or Crow, circa 1880. The bow is wrapped with twine and painted in shades of red and yellow.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 38 1/2 inches length
4 1/2 inches width
1 1/4 inches depth
Nomenclature Bow (weapon)
Creation Made by (possibly) Crow Indians
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Crow Indians
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used in United States
Crow Indians--Hunting
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Edged
Dates Creation: Approximately 1880
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8643.5

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