Probably Sioux. <em>Dance Staff</em>, early 19th century. Wood, string, 33 1/2 x 3/4 x 3/4 in. (85.1 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.86. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.86_bw_SL1.jpg)

Dance Staff


Medium: Wood, string

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 19th century

Dimensions: 33 1/2 x 3/4 x 3/4 in. (85.1 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm)


Accession Number: 50.67.86

Image: 50.67.86_bw_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Probably Sioux. A staff that has holes for a strap. Possibly is a Warrior's Society dance staff and needs more research as if so, they are very special. See also 50.67.94.

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