Snares for ground squirrels

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    • Snares for ground squirrels. The stick was stuck into the ground and the loop placed at the animal’s hole so that it was caught around the neck and strangled.  

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    • Catalog No: 19 / 568
      Culture: TLINGIT, CHILKAT
      Locale: AK, HAINES BOROUGH, CHILKAT
      Region: NORTHWEST COAST
      Country: USA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: L:27 W:4 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1869-1890
      Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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      Catalog No: 19 / 564
      Culture: TLINGIT, AUK
      Locale: AK, JUNEAU BOROUGH?, AUKE?
      Region: NORTHWEST COAST
      Country: USA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: L:28 W:4 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1869-1890
      Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

      See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database