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Harpoon head
Harpoon head
Date:
Punuk Period, 500–750
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Bone
Dimensions:
3/4 x 3 7/8 x 3/8 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit, Punuk Period
Accession Number:
2007.21.27
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Bone harpoon head devoid of engraved designs. Very beautifully carved and unbroken.

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