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Dakota club

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Description A Dakota wood club carved out of diamond willow, circa the mid-20th century or earlier. The handle and recesses in the head are tinted red. Into the head are carved a human head with a brass tack eye, an arm, a hand and various markings or symbols.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 36 inches length
2 3/4 inches diameter
Nomenclature Club (weapon)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of the Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota
Crow Creek Sioux Tribe of the Crow Creek Reservation, South Dakota
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in Minnesota, United States
Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeon
Dates Creation: Not later than 1958

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9492.20
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