University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-509
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Naskapi
Barren Ground Band
Provenience: Canada
Labrador
Culture Area: Subarctic (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Caribou Bone
Length: 11.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970
Other Number:NA1711 - Collector Number

Description

Caribou bone. Flat, narrow with a spatulate tip at each end. Used "for marking designs on snow-shoe netting" (typed note accompanies object).


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