Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Ayoreo maker
  • scraper, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • collared peccary tooth
  • Object Length/Width: 6.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 2 1/2 x 1 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5243

The unmodified canine tooth of a collared peccary, was used as a scraper.