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This Shoshone or Plains Indian bow was donated in 1975 to the Kansas Historical Society. The sinew wrapped bow is made of piece of wood and decorated with a gopher snake (also called a bull snake) skin. The interior portion of the bow is stained dark red. The bow measures 49 1/2" long.

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Shoshone or Plains Indian Bow - 1

Item Number: 440231
Call Number: 75.73.2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 440231

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