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Crooked knife  (Woodworking tools)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Wood, iron blade, hide thong/babiche

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped

Dimensions:

28.00 x 10.00 x 8.00 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Meskwaki (Fox), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa], Native Americans, North America, Plains, Prairie

City:

Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement)

County:

Tama County

State:

Iowa

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Formerly owned by George Young Bear (Meskwaki, 1898-1971); purchased from him by George G. Heye in 1929.

Source ID:

NMAI_179036

Catalog Number:

16/6898

Album Name:

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