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Knife

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Object Number:42-30-25
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: North America
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Iron
Ivory
Length: 27 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:217 - Collector Number

Description

Double-edged lanceolate iron blade made from file inserted in flat, two-piece ivory handle which is narrowed through the center. Seven iron rivets. Double row of circle-and-dot at each end of grip on obverse and reverse.

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