|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Provenience:||United States of America|
|Culture Area:||Southeast Culture Area|
|Outside Diameter:||6.5 cm|
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970|
Dogwood; original diameter of wood tapered half way along its length to form a handle with a smaller diameter which is faceted at the end; the striking end is also faceted to form a point. Attached tag in Pennypacker's (?) handwriting reads: "Mallet made of dogwood used in making of masks obtained from Will Westlong, Big Cove, Cherokee, N.C."
Condition: Many splits along the grain; bark is loose in some spots where still attached. Sent to Registrar's for freezing 3/91.
|[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.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 28||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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