Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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design tool
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • design tool, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • collared peccary bone, teeth, skin
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4 x 5.5 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 9/16 x 2 1/8 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5242

The upper jaw bone has incisors and canine teeth present. It was used as a scraper. There is some skin still present.