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Lakota buffalo horn staff or club
488

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Description Staff or club made by a Lakota woman living at the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota circa the late 19th or early 20th century. The head consists of two buffalo horns attached base-to-base with points curving backwards towards the handle. The horns are wrapped at their meeting point with a black cloth strap edged with thin serrated leather; red cloth straps edged with yellow muslin flank either side of the black strap.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 inches length
8 inches width
Nomenclature Club (weapon)
Creation Made by: Rosebud Sioux Tribe of the Rosebud Indian Reservation, South Dakota
Made by Miniconjou Indians
Made in Rosebud Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Subjects Made by Miniconjou Indians
Made in Rosebud Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Lakota Indians
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeon
Indian. Ceremonial Artifacts. Unclassified
Dates Content: Exactly 1914
Donation date
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 488
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