Arrow

Image 1 for Arrow
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Arrow
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Arrow
  • thumbnail for Image 3 - Arrow
Culture/People
Guahibo
Collector
Felix V. DiGiovanni, Non-Indian, 1909-1990
Previous owner
Felix V. DiGiovanni, Non-Indian, 1909-1990
Donor
Pauline G. DiGiovanni, Non-Indian, 1915-2005
Object Name
Arrow
Media/Materials
Vegetal material, wood, feather/feathers, twine/string, iron point, animal bone
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
155 cm
Object Type
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place
Plains, Río Orinoco and Río Vichada region; Vichada Department; Colombia
Date created
circa 1935
Collection History
Collected by Felix V. DiGiovanni (1909-1990, an explorer and photographer) while traveling and making an ethnographic film in Colombia between 1933 and the early 1940s; donated to NMAI in 1992 by his wife Pauline G. DiGiovanni (1915-2005).
Catalog Number
25/4046
Barcode
254046.000
See related items
Guahibo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement