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Rawhide club
Description Native American rawhide club reportedly used in the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 and later found in Wounded Knee, South Dakota.
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 Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used during U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Found at Wounded Knee, Shannon County, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeon
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 4894