University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:29-175-528A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nootka
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Vancouver Island
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Wood
Spruce Root
Feather
Length: 62.7 cm
Width: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with George G. Heye, 1917
Other Number:7/3027 - Collector Number

Description

Bone poinet with 3 barbs on one side, bound on with thin strips of root or bark. Two feathers bound at both base and tip near the notched end of shaft with same binding material. (Tip of feathers of A have slipped loose and been rebound with small piece of sinew thread)


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