University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:70-9-504
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Naskapi
Provenience: Canada
Quebec (uncertain)
Newfoundland
Culture Area: Subarctic (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Antler
Length: 13 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Antler handle with a separate triangular point of bone or antler inserted into a hole at one end. Used for making holes in snowshoe frames for selvage thongs.


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