Stringed Instrument Bow


Thumbnail of Stringed Instrument Bow (1993.18.0143B)

Detailed Images

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Stringed Instrument Bow   (1993.18.0143B)
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Musical T&E
  4. :
  5. Musical Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1900
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 47.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 2.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.6 cm
Weight 34 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Hair, Pigment--Paint, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Painting, Polishing
Munsell Color Information Very Deep Red (2.5R 2/8) -Color spots. Light Olive Brown (2.5Y 5/6) -Predominant color. (N 0.075/ 0.9% R)

Research Remarks

Published Description

"Hair strung wooden bow". -ISU description

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Transfer from Illinois State University
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to the value of any party's collections, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.