Twelve Steel Tipped Arrows

Sioux, Plains


collected about 1877-1879

Steel, feathers, sinew and paint

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Edward W. Bush, Jr., Class of 1945, Tuck 1947



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing


Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view


Collected by Captain Charles Akers Johnson (1840-1893) [during the time he was assigned to the Red Cloud Agency and Fort Robinson, Nebraska between 1877 and 1879]; by descent to his grand nephew Edward W. Bush, Jr. (1923-2006, Class of 1945, Tuck 1947), West Hartford, Connecticut; given to present collection, 1947.

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