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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Bow   (1996.24.0272)
  1. Science & Technology T&E
  2. :
  3. Armaments
  4. :
  5. Edged Weapons
Artist/Maker John "Deefy" Sitting Bull
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1930 - 1990
Culture Native American: Great Plains: Sioux: Lakota (Teton Sioux, Western Sioux): Hunkpapa

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 108.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 9.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.3 cm
Weight 279 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood, Plant--Ash, Animal--Tendon, Animal--Mammal--Hooved--Bison, Animal--Mammal--Hooved--Deer, Animal--Mammal--Hooved--Elk, Pigment--Paint
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Cutting, Painting
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

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

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Reginald and Gladys Laubin Collection
Reproduction Yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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