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Woodpecker War Club

Sold: $325

Northeastern style fetish war club, hand-carved from straight-grain maple. An older style club, with a whitetail deer antler spike. Antler and bone were often used when iron was unavailable. One side is decorated with geometric patterrns in the shape of a bird’s wing and crest, the other side is decorated with a snake. The “crest” is formed to a sharp point and edge.

The geometric patterns are incised and dyed red and brown. Tthe club is stained honey maple color and finished with a rubbed tung oil finish.

The drop consists of bone and glass beads, buckskin thongs, and a feather in a silver cone.

The club is 28.5 inches long and the anler spike is 5” long. 

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    Architecture and award-winning museum-quality custom handmade knives, edged weapons, powder horns / powderhorns, tomahawks, war clubs (warclubs), jewelry, metal sculpture, cribbage boards, flint and obsidian knives, Japanese swords, menorahs, and more from Tucson, Arizona artist and architect Larry Gotkin.

    About Larry Gotkin
    Artist & Registered AZ Architect
    Tucson, Arizona

    Unique Custom Handmade Items: acid etching, architecture, blades, candle holders, cheese slicers, clasps, cribbage boards, chess setscustom knives, daggers, desk knives, dirks, edged weapons (knives), edged weapons (tomahawks), flint knives, guns, hadseax, handmade knives, Japanese swords, jewelry, katanas, kitchen knives, knife bags, knives, menukis, metal sculpture, obsidian knives, powder horns, powderhorns, puukkos, sax, scramaseax, scramsax, scrimshaw, seax, seaxe, sgian dubhs, skeans, skinners, spears, sword bags, swords, tallit clips, tantos, tomahawks, wakizashis, war clubs, weapons (knives), weapons (tomahawks), weapons (war clubs), yoga pose meditation candles, yoga pose metal sculptures

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