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Butcher Knife

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Object Number:42-30-88
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
Wounded Knee Battlefield
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:283 - Collector Number

Description

Straight, single-edged, iron blade rounded to point, very much worn. Wide flat tang extended the full length of the two-piece (one missing) wooden grip. Three iron rivets. Blade pierced in front of grip.

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