Object Title

Arrow - Chinese arrow

Arrow - Chinese arrow

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIB.84

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. 19th century

Physical Description

Straight grained wooden shaft with off orange binding above the head almost black below the nock. Fletched with three dark brown eagle feathers with white tips. The nock is covered with green shargreen. The head is triangular of rectangular secton with slight medial ridges and a cylinderical socket.

Dimensions

FletchingsLength245mm
HeadLength31mm
OverallLength735mm
OverallWeight26g

Inscriptions and Marks

none
None

Associations

Places China/Asia

Notes

This arrow is part of a set with XXVIB.21,83,85.