Throwing stick/Boomerang

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Previous owner
Frederick S. Dellenbaugh (Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh), Non-Indian, 1854-1935
Long Island Historical Society (Brooklyn Historical Society [after 1985])
Donor
Long Island Historical Society (Brooklyn Historical Society [after 1985])
Object Name
Throwing stick/Boomerang
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place
Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of artist, topographer, and author Frederick S. Dellenbaugh (1854-1935); presented by him to the Long Island Historical Society in 1888; lent by the Long Island Historical Society to MAI in 1920; donated to NMAI by the Brooklyn Historical Society in 2020.
Catalog Number
10/3500
Barcode
103500.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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