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Lacrosse Stick

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Object Number:53-1-17
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Culture:Cayuga
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Six Nations Reservation
Grand River Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Date Made: 19th century
Early Date: -1845
Late Date: -1845
Section:American
Materials:Wood
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Technique:Carved
Length: 135 cm
Width: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Samuel W. Fernberger, 1953

Description

Elegantly Carved. Long and carved at top. Netting is of rawhide (deer or babiche?) with some patching of commercial leather. Animal face carved on pocket end of stick.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Williams, Lucy F. 2003. Guide to the North American Ethnographic Collection at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 88, pl. 107a, pl. 107b, pl. 107cView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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