Object Title

Bow

Bow

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XI.161

Provenance

Transferred from the Rotunda Museum.

Physical Description

Of dark wood, the bow is shaped so that the back is slightly convex whilst the belly is D shaped in section. There is no indication of a grip. The nocks are long and tapering and have a carved transverse rib below them on the back side.

Dimensions

Dimensions: the length of the stave is 2034 mm, the width is 32 mm. Weight: The weight of the bow is 0.82 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

The bow is painted in white 19/225 and stamped MA 3514.

Associations

Places New Zealand