Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • White Mountain Apache peoples
  • tweezers, late 1800s–1924
  • Where object was made: Whiteriver, Arizona, United States
  • nickel silver, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 x 2 x 1.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 1/2 x 3/4 x 9/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1524

The tweezers have wide pincers and a cross on the top. There is a line incised around the cross and pincers. There is a claw-like clasp on top of the cross.