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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Central Plains 41 Potawatomi 7
Descriptions
wood 4438 silk ribbon 38 pigment 539 tanned hide 570 metal 3340 brass 1442 deer dew claws 3
Names
club 52
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
handle width: 1 in, L: 15 in, L: 23 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Ceremonial ball head club. Ball and handle two pieces. Slender handle widens below head. Front of ball is flat with carved circle painted red. Handle below ball has brass and metal tacks and nails. Green, pink silk ribbons tied to handle. Deer dew claws, red and green silk ribbons strung on hide ties through hole in handle.
Accession Number:
NA.502.327

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