Snow snake game stick

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Description A fragmentary snow snake dart, possibly Lakota, circa the late 19th century. The instrument consists of a cone-shaped dark horn tip attached to a broken woorden shaft. It was collected at Pine Ridge, South Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 5/8 inches length overall
2 3/4 inches length handle
1 1/16 inches diameter handle
Nomenclature Game piece (game element)
Creation Made by (possibly) Lakota Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Lakota Indians
Collected in Pine Ridge, Shannon County, South Dakota, United States
Indians of North America--Great Plains--Games.
Indian. Recreation. Games. Traditional
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1889

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8616.25

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