Story: The ||kuken and ostrich feathers
The ||kuken and ostrich feathers
The name of the barblet (||kuken) on the stems of arrows that catch in the flesh of the shot animal.
1) See also The ||kuken and Feathered arrows and poison and Arrow-making, 2) This story is found in Book VIII-31
25 August 1879
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