Cane/walking stick

Image 1 for Cane/walking stick
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Cane/walking stick
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Cane/walking stick
Culture/People
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Collector
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Previous owner
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Lender
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Seller
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Object Name
Cane/walking stick
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Cattaraugus Reservation; Erie County, Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Collection History
Collected by Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, a long-time friend of George Heye) at an unknown date; lent to MAI by Joseph Keppler in 1935; purchased by MAI from Joseph Keppler in 1947.
Catalog Number
18/8268
Barcode
188268.000
See related items
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement