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Shale

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Object Number:32-8-116
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Prehistoric Eskimo
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Yukon Island
Fox Farm
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Locus: 4' 5" - 5'
Period: Kachemak Bay Culture III
Section:American
Materials:Red Shale
Technique:Cut
Length: 4.4 cm
Credit Line:Alaskan Expedition, Frederica de Laguna, 1932

Description

Cut red shale. Cut and decorated like the butt of a large barbed bone point, with 2 longitudinal grooves connected by 5 transverse lines.

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