Rabbit Throwing Stick

Hopi, Arizona, Southwest

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collected 1903

Oak wood

Overall: 24 x 6 5/16 x 1 15/16 x 3/8 in. (61 x 16 x 5 x 1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.17.10130

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Inscription

Specimen marked: "Pobeh-con-who" "Moqui 1903" "Boom-a-warng" "Used by Moki Indians (arona) in killing rabbits"

Provenance

Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Arizona, 1903; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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