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Knife Blade

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Object Number:50-51-57
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Cape Prince of Wales
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Jasper
Technique:Chipped
Length: 9.5 cm
Width: 3.9 cm
Credit Line:Bering Strait Expedition, F. G. Rainey, 1950

Description

Arrowhead-shaped, with tip a broken point. Base has a rectangular projection for attachment to handle. Edges sharpened by flaking and retouching.

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