Ainu. <em>Long Prayer Stick</em>, late 19th–early 20th century. Hardwood, 1 x 1 x 13 5/8 in. (2.5 x 2.5 x 34.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Herman Stutzer, 12.230. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 12.299_12.315_12.298_12.282_12.326_12.317_12.230_12.325_PS4.jpg)

Long Prayer Stick


Medium: Hardwood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th–early 20th century

Dimensions: 1 x 1 x 13 5/8 in. (2.5 x 2.5 x 34.6 cm)



Accession Number: 12.230

Image: 12.299_12.315_12.298_12.282_12.326_12.317_12.230_12.325_PS4.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Long hardwood "mustache lifter"/prayer stick with one straight and one pointed end. Elaborate carving in relief on front.

Brooklyn Museum