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Hooks and spears used in fishing

No_2.2.Hooksandspears_hero

Exhibition Text

The salmon spear was fitted with a long shaft. Ducks were caught with hooks baited with herring and sunk about four inches below the surface of the water.

Collection Information

(Hook)
Catalog No: 16 / 1711 Field No: 56
Culture: Nuu-chah-nulth, CLAYOQUATH
Locale: BC, VANCOUVER ISLAND, WEST COAST
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: L:16.5 W:7.5 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1897 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: JACOBSEN, F.

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(Hook)
Catalog No: 16 / 1713 Field No: 54
Culture: Nuu-chah-nulth, CLAYOQUATH
Locale: BC, VANCOUVER ISLAND, WEST COAST
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: L:7 W:3.5 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1897 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: JACOBSEN, F.

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(Harpoon)
Catalog No: 16 / 1752 Field No: 128
Culture: Nuu-chah-nulth, CLAYOQUATH
Locale: BC, VANCOUVER ISLAND, WEST COAST
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