Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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unfinished bone barb
  • United States
  • unfinished bone barb, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bone, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 13.5 x 2.5 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 5 5/16 x 1 x 1 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4968

The outside of the short length of bone is left intact on one side, the other side is cut flat and the end is cut to an angle.