Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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harpoon point
  • United States
  • harpoon point, late 1800s–1979
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bone, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 9 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3 1/2 x 9/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4957

The short length of bone is slightly curved. One end is carved to a rounded point. One end is straight across. The convex side of the curvature has an oval shaped depression. There is a raised ridge on the opposite side. It is brown.