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Fighting pick with a jade head and wooden handle

From the Tlingkit people of Alaska, a fighting pick with a stone head made of jade, coming to a point at both ends, and a wood handle with carvings representing bears and a flounder.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 19 / 202
Culture: TLINGIT
Locale: AK, SECURITY BAY, KON ISLAND
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: STONE (JADE ?), WOOD
Dimensions: L:63.8 W:65 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1869-1890
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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