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Prayer Stick

Object Number:70-9-475
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Delaware Culture
Lenape
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma (uncertain)
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Length: 57 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Wood, undecorated. Held by members of audience during vision recitals in Delaware Big House ceremony. See Speck, The Delaware Big House Ceremony.

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