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War club  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare)  "circa 1920"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1910-1924

Materials:

Hardwood, woodsplints, cotton cord/cordage

Techniques:

Carved, twill-plaited, wrapped, tied

Dimensions:

103 x 5.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, East Brazil, East Brazil (no sub-culture area), Mebengokre (Kayapo/Cayapo), Native Americans, South America

Site Name:

Rio Xingu

State:

Para State, North Region, Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region

Country:

Brazil

Collection History:

Collected in 1923 by Arthur H. Fisher (1880-ca. 1940, a well known naturalist and animal photographer) during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.

Source ID:

NMAI_137227

Catalog Number:

12/7563

Album Name:

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