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Fish hook for halibut  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare)  "1890-1930"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1930

Materials:

Yew, iron point, cotton cord/cordage

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped

Dimensions:

16.8 x 11.5 x 1.2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka), Southern Northwest Coast

Site Name:

Vancouver Island

State:

British Columbia

Island Name:

Vancouver Island

Archipelago:

Vancouver Island Group

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected for MAI by George Heye in 1934 during a trip to British Columbia.

Source ID:

NMAI_199573

Catalog Number:

18/6922

Album Name:

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