The oldest type of war knife main content.

The oldest type of war knife

War knives of Northwest Coast native populations

Collection Information

(Left to right)

Catalog No: E/ 1517
Culture: TLINGIT, AUK QWAN
Locale: AK, JUNEAU BOROUGH?, SINTA-KA-HEEN-EE, AUK QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: METAL (IRON)
Dimensions: L:47 W:6.3 [in CM]
Subject: TLINGIT'S HEAD
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database

Catalog No: E/ 1505
Culture: TLINGIT, AUK QWAN
Locale: AK, JUNEAU BOROUGH?, SINTA-KA-HEEN-EE, AUK QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: METAL (IRON), HIDE
Dimensions: L:60 W:6 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database

Catalog No: E/ 2037
Culture: TLINGIT, CHILKAT QWAN
Locale: AK, HAINES BOROUGH, KLUKWAN, CHILKAT QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: METAL (COPPER & STEEL)
Dimensions: L:52.7 W:8.5 [in CM]
Subject: DOG FISH
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

See