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Description Native American rawhide club reportedly used in the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 and later found in Wounded Knee, South Dakota. The club is composed of a lozenge-shaped gray stone head held onto a a long wooden handle by a leather cover.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 34 3/8 inches length overall
6 1/4 inches width head
5/8 inch diameter handle
1 1/2 inches diameter head
Nomenclature Club (weapon)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Found at Wounded Knee, Shannon County, South Dakota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used during U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeon
Dates Creation: Not later than 1862

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 4894

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