Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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trolling hook
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • trolling hook, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • Fatsia horridum wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 8 x 2 x 1 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 3 1/8 x 3/4 x 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5596

The short piece of light colored wood has a peg-like knob on either end. It is flat on the bottom. There is no hook present.