Club

Unknown people (Plains), Plains

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early 20th century

Stone, wood, rawhide, leather, sinew, and pigment

Overall: 24 1/2 x 1 11/16 x 6 1/8 in. (62.3 x 4.3 x 15.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Guido R. Rahr, Sr., Class of 1951P

985.47.26497

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Armament: Bludgeon

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

Attached Tag: "70. Stone war club, Plains area" In Ink on Head: "149"

Exhibition History

Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 19, 1987.

Publication History

Barbara A. Hail and Gregory C. Schwarz, Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1987, p.62, no.35.

Provenance

Collected by Guido Reinhardt Rahr, Sr. (1902-1985), Manitowoc, Wisconsin; given to present collection, 1985.

Old Number

RAHR #: 70

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