Bow and Three Arrows

Great Basin



Wood and feathers

Overall: 2.95 ft. (0.9 m)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Possibly acquired in an exchange from the Smithsonian Institution



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Great Basin

Not on view


Possibly collected by Lt. Robert E. Johnson, Ship Vincennes, U.S. Exploring Expedition, about 1841; transferred by order of the United States Congress to the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. (possibly no. 2756), 1857; acquired by the Dartmouth College Museum, Hanover, New Hampshire, in an exchange, 1880's; catalogued, 1913.

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