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War Club

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Object Number:70-9-164
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ojibwa
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Leather
Length: 38 cm
Thickness: 7 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Head carved to represent talons gripping a ball. The end of the handle is encased in a fringed leather sleeve. Tag attached to club says club is for a chief.

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