Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sinker
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • sinker, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • stone, string, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 25 x 16 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 9 13/16 x 6 1/4 x 3/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5846
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Description

Three relatively flat round stones, each with a hole drilled through the center, fastened together wiht a short length of light brown string. Two stones are dark grey and one is broken or flattened on one side. The third stone is light grey.