Throwing stick/Boomerang

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Previous owner
Indianoya Indian Trading Post
Seller
Indianoya Indian Trading Post
Presenter/funding source
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-
Object Name
Throwing stick/Boomerang
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place
Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from the Indianoya Indian Trading Post (Palm Springs, California) in 1948 using funds donated by the Viking Fund, Inc. (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.).
Catalog Number
21/1006
Barcode
211006.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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