The Penn Museum is temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19. Learn more.
logo

Arrowhead

Image is Not Available
Object Number:50-51-53
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Cape Prince of Wales
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Slate
Technique:Chipped
Length: 4.6 cm
Width: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:Bering Strait Expedition, F. G. Rainey, 1950

Description

Slate. Basic arrowhead shape, with tip pointed. Base has a rectangular projection for attachment to shaft. Edges sharpened by grinding.

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org