A dance wand with an elongated egg- shaped stone head. the stone head extensively decorated with meticulous peck marks. A stone piece pecked and decorated with extreme care. Interestingly there is no bead work, the Indian evidently believing that no other decoration was required. A long wooden handle, wrapped with stitched sinew. Indigenous opening at base of handle for suspension. From Sioux/Crow/Blackfoot. Ex. John Meister Collection, South Dakota. Excellent condition. No chips. 21 in. x 7.5 in. / 54 cm. x 19 cm.Collected 1920's.