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Sioux War Club with Government Issue Knives
National Museum of the American Indian

Sioux War Club with Government Issue Knives

Date: about 1870
Catalog #: NMAI 008800.000    Accession #: loan
Credit: National Museum of the American Indian

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions: 50.5" H x 9" W

Physical Description

Wooden club decorated with brass tacks. Government issued knifes attached.

Specific History

This War Club belonged to Chief Spotted Eagle, who fought at the Little Bighorn. It is from the Keppler Collection.


Keywords

Country: United States
State: Montana
War: Indian Removal
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