Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bone point
  • unknown Kwih-dich-chuh-aht (Makah) maker
  • bone point, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States
  • bone?, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 8.5 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3 3/8 x 9/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4979

The point is carved from bone. There are two barbs on each side. The opposite end has small notches.