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Bow

Museum number:
1-198151
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ark:/21549/hm21010198151
Accession number:
Acc.1377
Object count:
1
Description:
This bow most likely is a bow made by Homer Cooper as part of the American Indian film project headed by Samuel Barrett. It is unfinished, with the sinew applied to the back and partially painted.
Donor:
American Indian Film Project and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Northwestern California
Culture or time period:
Yurok
Maker or artist:
Homer Cooper
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1960
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
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