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Object Number:35-27-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Atna
Provenience: Alaska
Copper River Valley
Taral
Culture Area: Subarctic (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Copper
Length: 34 cm
Width: 7 cm
Credit Line:Yukon Expedition, Frederica de Laguna, 1935

Description

Copper knife. Double-edged blade, facetted on one side. flat on other. Handle ends in 2 spiral "ears" Typical of knives used by Atna and Eyak Indians in 1884


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