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club with stone head
  • United States
  • club with stone head, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • stone, wood, rawhide, wool, pigment, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 82 x 16 x 6.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 32 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift from the Harold Eicholtz Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3881
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Description

The club has a pointed oval stone head that is rubbed with red pigment. It is held to the straight wooden handle with a strip of rawhide that is continuous with the covering on the handle. It has a strip of red wool tied around the opposite end.