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Knife Handle

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Object Number:35-21-196
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Bonasila Beach
Bonasila
Lower Yukon River Valley
Culture Area: Subarctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Height: 0.5 cm
Length: 7.7 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:Yukon Expedition, Frederica de Laguna, 1935

Description

Bone. Slot for straight blade on one edge, with shoulder and groove for lashing. Drilled hole near middle. May have been made from broken barbed head.

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