University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:70-9-390
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Naskapi
Provenience: Canada
Labrador (uncertain)
Culture Area: Subarctic (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Height: 8.5 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970
Other Number:NA1908 - Collector Number

Description

Bone awl; sharpened at one end to a point. Point is worn with use and in darker in color than the rest of the piece. Lengthwise one side of the bone is very smooth while the other side is very rough and porous. The bone is gray in color.


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