Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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digging stick
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • digging stick, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 113 x 3.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 44 1/2 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5342

The long wooden stick is pointed at one end and tapered at the other. It is dark brown.