Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Plains peoples
  • club?, late 1800s–1957
  • Where object was made: Great Plains
  • stone, wood, rawhide, buckskin, pigment, beading
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 27.5 x 5.5 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 10 13/16 x 2 1/8 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of the Kansas City Museum by exchange
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3896

The short straight wooden handle has a dark stone at one end. The handle is wrapped with rawhide and a loop extends around the stone head. There is short buckskin fringe with a band of beading under the head. The other end of the wooden handle is tapered and is not covered with rawhide.