Arts of the Americas
early 19th century
33 1/2 x 3/4 x 3/4 in. (85.1 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm) (show scale)
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Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund
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Probably Sioux. Dance Staff, early 19th century. Wood, string, 33 1/2 x 3/4 x 3/4 in. (85.1 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.86. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.86_bw_SL1.jpg)
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Probably Sioux. A staff that has holes for a strap. Possibly is a Warrior's Society dance staff and needs more research as if so, they are very special. See also 50.67.94.
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