09-15-2001 09-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2074
September 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Central Plains Stone-Headed War Club

$403$350
Auction: Sale #2074 - 2074 Location: Bolton Date / Time: September 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Central Plains Stone-Headed War Club, probably Lakota, last quarter 19th century, the rawhide-wrapped wood handle stained dark blue, the axe-shaped head of white quartz, a quilled horsehair adornment attached to handle, lg. 29 1/2 in. Provenance: Given in 1902 to the Gardner Museum, Gardner, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Central Plains Stone-Headed War Club, axe-shaped head , head of white quartz, Massachusetts, Gardner Museum, Gardner