Bow and arrow

Culture/People
Diné (Navajo)
Collector
George Alkire, Non-Indian
Previous owner
George Alkire, Non-Indian
Byron Harvey, III (Byron Schemerhorn Harvey III), Non-Indian, 1932-2005
Seller
Byron Harvey, III (Byron Schemerhorn Harvey III), Non-Indian, 1932-2005
Collection History
Said to have been collected by George Alkire (probably of Phoenix, Arizona) in 1911; formerly in the collection of Native art collector Byron Harvey III (1932-2005); purchased from Byron Harvey in 1965.
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Place
Ganado, Navajo Reservation; Apache County; Arizona; USA
See related items
Diné (Navajo)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
23/6435
Barcode
236435.000
Object Type
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Object Name
Bow and arrow
Media/Materials
Wood, sinew
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
116 x 67.5 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6de6d9b30-00e3-4459-8c7e-2a3b618b4992
Record ID
NMAI_251812