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Dance Wand

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Object Number:45-15-1503
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Native American
Provenience: Great Plains (Plain)
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Fiber
Feather
Hair
Length: 93 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Broomstick (?) painted green; wrapped with red and blue stroud and white cotton; rubber (?) at end (mostly missing); peacock feathers; tail of horsehair dyed red; "fan" of eagle feathers. Imitation of calumet stem?

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