Object Title

Bow (Dhunookh)

Bow (Dhunookh)

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XI.157

Provenance

Transferred from the Woolwich Rotunda, 1979.

Physical Description

Stave of split bamboo, the back hollowed out, the limbs tapering towards the tips, where, 3.5 inches from the end, there is a ring collar carved to secure the string.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 65 in. (165.1 cm) Weight: The weight of the bow is 0.680 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

Marked 17/375 in white paint, stamped MA 7808 and 7568-7810 in black paint.

Associations

Notes

See: 'Rotunda Catalogue',1873, p.153. MA 7808
'Rotunda Catalogue', 1963, numbered XVII-375.