Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • hide scraper, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bone, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 19.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 7 5/8 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4972

The blade shaped piece of bone tapers to a point on one end. The other end is straight across the bottom and there is an existing channel evident. The raised edge about 1/3 of the distance from the straight end.