Anishinaabe, Ojibwa, war club

War Club, Anishinaabe, probably Ojibwa, made in Minnesota or Wisconsin, USA or Ontario, Canada. c. 1750 CE. (2017.718.5) Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY.

The war club is displayed standing in a glass vitrine. It is approximately 21 inches long. The top has a stylized/abstract bird holding a large ball in its mouth. The handle is flat and tapers to a smaller point.

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