Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pick-up stick
  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • pick-up stick, late 1800s–1987
  • Where object was made: Ganado, Arizona, United States
  • wood
  • Object Length/Width: 60 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 23 5/8 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Allen A. Heflin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1299

The long, narrow, flat piece of wood has tapered ends used in weaving.