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Cheyenne River Dakota bow
Description Child-size, curved wooden bow strung with a bowstring made of twisted sinew. The bow is notched at each end, grooved along the inside of the curve and has two sets of diagonal stripes at each end in blue and red paint.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 1/8 inches length overall
9/16 inch width widest point
1/2 inches depth
Nomenclature Bow (weapon)
Subjects Used by Dakota Indians
Found at Eagle Butte, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Found at Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Edged
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9859.45.A