Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Whistling Arrow (Kaburaya)

17th century
Bamboo, bone, steel
L. 37 3/4 (95.9 cm) W. 5 7/8 in. (15 cm)
Archery Equipment-Arrows & Quivers
Credit Line:
Gift of a Trustee of the Museum, 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
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