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Harpoon Head

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Object Number:53-54-235
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Knight Island
Yakutat Bay
Old Town
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Locus: House 8, fill, depth ca.49", on top of horizontal, collapsed wall of subsurface Pit 24
Dark grey sand with charcoal fragments.
Period: Old Town II
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Length: 5.9 cm
Width: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:University Museum / Bryn Mawr College Expedition to Alaska; Frederica de Laguna, 1953
Other Number:740 - Field No SF

Description

Brown bone. Varnished. In wax matrix, rounded base, 2 barbs, broken point. Unfinished? No line hole.

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