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Penobscot walking stick, ca. 1930

Contributed by Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine

Carvers who made rootclubs often carved walking sticks as well.

The sticks often were ornamented with chip carving and relief-carved designs. Each carver developed a distinctive style.

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  • Title: Penobscot walking stick, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • State: ME
  • Media: Wood
  • Local Code: HM 6516
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine
5746 Maine Center for the Arts, Orono, ME 04469
(207) 581-1902
http://www.umaine.edu/hudsonmuseum/

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