Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Northwest Coast maker
  • sinker, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • stone, string, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 1 15/16 x 3/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5850

Small egg-like grey stone. Hole drilled lengthwise with a short piece of string through. Small divot on one side.