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Image Title Creator Culture Accession # Materials/Techniques
Inuit bird spear with ivory prongs Arctic, Inuit 84.1338 wood, ivory, rope, bone, twine and pigment
Sacred Rain Arrow Allan C. Houser Native American; Chiricahua Apache 08.185 bronze
A knife sheath painted inside and out and a metal knife with a wooden handle Native American; Plains 84.784a-b leather, pigment, wood, metal
A leather knife sheath decorated with brass buttons Native American; Crow, possibly Blackfeet 84.781a-c leather, metal, wood, brass
Letter to Mr. F. S. Barde in Guthrie, Oklahoma from Geo L. Miller American 3827.8233a ink on paper
A beaded knife sheath and metal knife with a wood handle Native American; Plains 84.776a-b leather, glass, sinew, wood, metal
Tomahawk pipe with a conventional blade Native American; possibly Nez Perce 84.1114 wood, metal, leather, cloth, felt
Tomahawk pipe with a conventional blade Native American; Chippewa 84.1098 Wood, Metal, Cotton Cloth
War club with a stick handle attached to a rock head with a secure wrap of rawhide Native American; Sioux 84.1074 wood, leather, buffalo hair, glass, sinew, stone
Ivory harpoon point Arctic, Inuit 83.1631 Ivory
Wood and ivory harpoon Arctic, Inuit 84.2142a-c Wood, Ivory, Rawhide
Tomahawk or hatchet with iron metal blade and buffalo hide wrapped around the wood shaft Native American; Plains 84.2144 wood, iron, buffalo hide, horse hair, fur, shell
Spiked tomahawk Unknown 84.1119 wood, iron, cotton, string
La Venganza del Pueblo Leopoldo Méndez, La Estampa Mexicana Mexican 17.49.25 woodblock print on paper
War club with a stick handle attached to a rock head with a secure wrap of rawhide Native american; Plains 84.1077 wood, leather, buffalo hair, sinew, stone
Ivory harpoon point Arctic, Inuit 83.1633 Ivory
A beaded knife sheath Native American; Plains 84.780 leather, glass, sinew. metal, horsehair
Tomahawk pipe with a buffalo design on the blade Emil William Lenders Native American; Ponca 84.1116 wood, metal
Act of National Council Repealing All Laws Prohibiting Carrying Weapons J. L. Hargett, Unknown Native American, Cherokee 4026.1330 paper
Spiked tomahawk Eurpoean; German 84.1118 wood, iron