Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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ivory point
  • unknown Kwih-dich-chuh-aht (Makah) maker
  • ivory point, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States
  • ivory, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 7.5 x 1 cm
    Object Length/Width: 2 15/16 x 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4978

The barbed point is carved from ivory. It is flat and there are two notches on either side at the base and one in the center of the base.