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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Penobscot 2 Northeast 9
Descriptions
to point twine 40 base 11 loop 15 roots 2 small tree carved 177 wrapped 151 spiny bulbous 2 reddish brown 2 stained 10 trunk handle 322
Names
ceremonial club 3
Subjects
stalks of leaves pyramid bases of triangles carved faces triangles 289 slashes
Dimensions:
L: 23 in, width: 8.875 in, depth: 6.25 in
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Made from base of a small tree with spiny bulbous base stained reddish brown and roots carved to points, base has 2 eyes carved above a projecting branch stub nose with a carved smile below; trunk handle is carved with 4 stalks of leaves with pyramid bases of triangles, end of handle has a carved band of triangles and slashes; piece of twine wrapped and tied around handle with a loop.
Accession Number:
NA.502.186

Not currently on display


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