Stone spearhead

  • Exhibition Text

    • Originally lashed to a wooden shaft six to eight feet longIt was used in way and in hunting bear. Iron spearheads replaced those of stone after the introduction of iron by the Europeans.

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  • Collection Information

    • Catalog No: E/ 2604
      Culture: TLINGIT, CHILKAT QWAN
      Locale: AK, HAINES BOROUGH, KLUKWAN, CHILKAT QWAN
      Region: NORTHWEST COAST
      Country: USA
      Material: STONE
      Dimensions: L:25.4 W:2.5 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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