Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • club, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 43 x 8.5 x 8 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 16 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6164

The handle of the wooden club is a narrow, smooth cylinder with a slight flare at the end. The remainder of the club is very roughly carved, with knots and cutmarks visible with some bark remaining. It is roughly cylindrical. The club is brown.