War Club

Unknown people (Plains)


Stone, wood, rawhide, leather, beads, and black paint

Overall: 20 7/8 × 2 9/16 × 1 3/8 in. (53 × 6.5 × 3.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Ernest Knaebel



Place Made: United States, North America

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view


Collection History: Mrs. Ernest (Cornelia Park) Knaebel (1874-1947; mother-in-law of Wilfred Wedgwood Bowen, Dartmouth Professor of Zoology, Curator of the Dartmouth College Museum, 1934-1945, and Director of the museum); given to present collection, 1944.

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