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Description A mallet possibly made by the Dakota and reportedly used in the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, though it was not discovered by its donor until the 1880s or 90s. The handle and cover are tied with thongs over the carved stone component within.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 20 1/4 inches length overall
5 3/4 inches diameter head
1 inch width handle
Nomenclature Mallet (tool)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Found in vicinity of Walker, Cass County, Minnesota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeon
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1899

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2940