Objects
Trap bow. Oroche
Trap bow. Oroche
Title
Trap bow
Ethnic groups
Oroche
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river Koppi
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Material
Dimensions
length of bow 106.0; length of arrow 84.0
Number
РЭМ 1870-30
Annotation
A simple arc-shaped wooden bow with a straight unfeathered arrow. The bow was a universal weapon. There were hand-held and trap bows. The shaft was made of birch wood, and the string, of nettle fibers or sinews. Trap bows were set on the route of an animal.