Snow snake game stick

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Description A fragmentary snow snake dart, Plains in origin, circa the late 19th century. Consists of a cone-shaped dark horn tip attached to a broken wooden 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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