Object Title

Arrow - Chinese Arrow

Arrow - Chinese Arrow

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIB.75

Provenance

Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Constructed of a woodern shaft with a spiral binding of dark brown and pale, giving the appearance of black and gold, above the head and below the nock. Fletched with three dark brown feathers. The nock is covered in green shagreen. The head is triangular of rectangular section with slight medial ridges and a cyindrical socket. The shaft is cracked near the head.

Materials

Dimensions

FletchingsLength315mm
HeadLength31mm
OverallLength920mm
OverallWeight42g

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible.

Associations

Places China/Asia