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Knife Handle

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384930
Object Number:40440
Current Location: Moundbuilders: Ancient Architects of North America
Currently On Display
Culture:Calusa
Provenience: United States of America
Florida
Southwest Coast (Florida)
Key Marco
Collier County
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Horn (animal part)
Length: 10.6 cm
Width: 3 cm
Depth: 2 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Florida Expedition, Frank H. Cushing; subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

Description

Handles of knives. Buckhorn and plain. One is tip-shaped to represent tail of rattlesnake. The other is plain; end of tip broken off.

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