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War Club

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Object Number:
70-9-452
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Cayuga
Iroquois
Provenience:
Canada
Ontario
Six Nations Reservation
Culture Area:
Northeast
Maker:
Jerry Blue Eyes
Section:
American
Materials:
Wood
Iron
Pigment
Description:
With triangular iron blades on front and rear of club head. The head is carved with a distorted face and the handle is incised with a lattice pattern. Decorated with red, black and white paint and leather strips. Note in Speck's handwriting on tag accompanying object, "War club with face representing agony of man enemy when hit. Jerry Blue Eyes, Cayuga."
Credit Line:
Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker

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: 27
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