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Dakota stone and wood club
Description Dakota club with a 24-inch wood handle. The wood handle is encased in rawhide and secures a polished, egg-shaped stone at one end. Its covering is sewn together with sinew and has a loose flap that may have once held a tassel ornament.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 26 1/2 inches length
6 1/4 inches width B) head
2 1/4 inches depth B) head
5/8 inch diameter A) handle
Nomenclature Club (weapon)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Pierre, Hughes County, South Dakota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Swain, Mr. Bert T.
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Pierre, Hughes County, South Dakota, United States
Used in Pierre, Hughes County, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeon
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 65.36.2.A,B