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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
cotton thread 354 hair 424 steatite 21 rawhide 1018 pigment 539 stone 206 wood 4438 Cotton cloth 154 glass beads 689
Names
club 52
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
handle length: 16.5 in, overall length: 18.5 in, width: 2 in, L: 4 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:
Stone club with green rawhide handle and glass beads. Stone (possibly steatite) carved to blunt triangle with carved grooves. Wood handle inserted into hole in head, fragment red cloth at top of handle. Rawhide with green pigment over handle, stitched with cotton thread, trace of brown fur on seam; white fur, hide, on end of handle. Orange cloth strip below stone head. Multicolored bead wraps mid-point of handle. Three areas red thread wraps.
Accession Number:
NA.108.169

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