From: United States of America | Alaska | Valdez

Curatorial Section: American

Object Number 42-30-36
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Tlingit
Provenience United States of America | Alaska | Valdez
Culture Area Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section American
Materials Copper

One piece of heavy sheet copper. CONvex cutting edge tapering sharply. Concave upper edge of blad ebent back. Engraved figures on face: bear, hawk, and raven, and the words, "Valdez" and "Alaska". Written on back: "Indian's Story knife hammered out of the native copper, Alaska, rare, $35."

Length 29.5 cm
Width 5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 571 - Collector Number

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