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War club with bird and human designs  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare)  "1800-1860"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1800-1860

Materials:

Whale bone, pigment/pigments

Techniques:

Carved, painted

Dimensions:

61 x 6.4 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Makah, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Southern Northwest Coast

City:

Neah Bay, Makah Reservation

County:

Clallam County

State:

Washington

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Leo J. Frachtenburg (1883-1930) between 1911 and 1916; acquired by George Heye/MAI in 1917.

Source ID:

NMAI_64715

Catalog Number:

6/35

Album Name:

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