Ritual Arrows

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Ritual Arrows

Hokkaido Ainu

19th century

Wood

(1)長54.5(2)長53.5

2本

These arrows featuring carved designs were used during the sacrificial bear ceremony. They were made for bear cubs to take with them as souvenirs to the land of the gods.

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アイヌ / Ainu / / 木製

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