Quiver and Arrows

Unknown people, Ghana, Western Africa, Africa


19th-20th century

Leather, iron, and raffia riber

Overall: 23 5/8 × 19 3/4 in. (60 × 50.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Victor M. Cutter, Class of 1903W



Africa, Western Africa, Ghana


19th-20th century

Object Name

Armament: Edged



Not on view

Course History

THEA 23, AAAS 54, Topics in African Theater and Performance, Laura Edmondson, Winter 2015

COLT 73.4, Violence, Ayo Coly, Winter 2015

Exhibition History

The Art of Weapons: Selections from the African Collection, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 26, 2014 -March 13, 2016.

Publication History

Ugochukwu C. Nzewi, The Art of Weapons, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2014, checklist no. 56


Florence de Jongh Cutter (1885-1968); given to present collection, 1938.

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