Staff or War Club
Arts of the Americas
Stone, hide, bison horns, owl feathers, horsehair, ochre
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Central Plains. This club would be carried in dances as a something that gave status and position to a man for instance the Buffalo Dance Society. Should not have any restrictions as these were individual ownership.
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Plains. Staff or War Club, 1875-1900. Stone, hide, bison horns, owl feathers, horsehair, ochre, 21 7/8 in. (55.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X730. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.X730_view1.jpg)
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