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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
metal 3340 horsehair 91 wood 4438 Beads 2617 leather 2024 sinew 620 granite 7
Names
war club 69
Date:
ca. 1900
Dimensions:
diameter of head: 7.5 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Utensils and Implements; Fighting. War Club: Broken war club- handle and head have been reattached with metal wiring. Leather covered wooden handle sewn along seam with sinew. Small granite stone head attached to handle with leather hafting. Decorative trim of leather wrapped around handle near head; off of head bottom and off of leather string from top of handle. Salt and pepper beadwork patterns with; green; clear; yellow; pink, white; blue and black beads. Bottom decorative piece has dyed blue horsehair lock and top of handle has yellow-dyed horse hair lock.
Accession Number:
NA.108.110

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