From: Canada | British Columbia | Queen Charlotte Islands

Curatorial Section: American

Object Number 42-30-42
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Haida
Provenience Canada | British Columbia | Queen Charlotte Islands
Culture Area Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section American
Materials Copper | Hide | Wood | Abalone

Copper. Long, double-edged blade tapered to point with wide, flat, applied medial ridge on one face. Tang inserted in wooden shaft wound with thong with wooden cap riveted over top of blade. The grip terminates in a double wooden neck with abalons shell inlay. The whole is frazed and backed with a leaf-shaped copper blade with sharp edges.

Length 58 cm
Width 5.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 183 - Collector Number

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