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Dagger

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Object Number:42-30-48
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Salish
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Vancouver Island
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Metal
Bone
Horn (animal part)
Length: 37.5 cm
Width: 5.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:471 - Other Number

Description

Double-edged wide steel blade tapering to point. End inserted and riveted in two-piece wooden handle. Another pair of rivets secure a flat brass loop socketed in proximal end.

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