University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 70-9-120
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cayuga
Iroquois
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Leather
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Wolf
Fox
Height: 49cm
Width: 14cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Long wooden handle with a hickory knot forming the club portion. Leather thong attached to the tip of the handle through a hole in the handle. Wolf, fox, and other designs are carved into the head. The upper part of the handle near the head is painted red. Robt. Fishcarrier is written on the card attached to the leather thong.


Bibliography:

[Other] Wm. D. Morley, Inc. Inventory and Appraisement - Personal Property - The Estate of Samuel W. Pennypacker, 2nd, Dec'd. - Haldeman Road Schwenksville, RD 1 Penna. October 15, 1968. : Page/Fig./Plate: 27View Objects cited in this Publication

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