Minnesota Historical Society M-Flame Logo

Add Comment
add comment
Dakota arrows
Description Two Dakota arrows with conical heads in place of projectile points, collected by Judge Wescott Wilkin of St. Paul, Minnesota, circa 1884. Arrows of this kind were used for shooting practice in place of the more valuable, labor-intensive tipped versions.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 27 5/8 inches length .A
1 inches width .A) widest point
28 inches length .B
1 1/4 inches width .B) widest point
5/16 inch diameter each shaft
Nomenclature Arrow
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Wilkin, Judge Wescott
Made by Dakota Indians
Used by Dakota Indians
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Edged
Dates Creation: Not later than 1894

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 152.E29.A,B