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Whip

Object Number:45-15-1174
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Modoc (uncertain)
Provenience: Washington (U. S. State)
Spokane Area
Culture Area: Plateau Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Bone
Bead
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Brass
Length: 35 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Quirt. Squared wooden handle, set with diagonal lines of brass tacks. Lash, broken off, was inserted in end. Wrist thong with two bone hair pipes and brass beads. "Gotten from Indian at time of Modoc War."

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