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Dagger

Object Number:42-30-50
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Blackfeet
Blood
Provenience: Canada
Edmonton
Saskatchewan River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Steel
Wood
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Length: 41 cm
Width: 21 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:121 - Collector Number

Description

Hammered steel blade with nearly straight sides tapered to point. Wide end of blade at tang inserted in two-piece wooden handle wrapped with thong which is also drawn through holes pierced through handle. Heavy.

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