Grey Projectile Point made of Caribou Antler

Tanana, Dene (Athabascan), Alaska, Subarctic

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collected 1929-1930

Caribou antler

Overall: 5 7/8 in. (15 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Professor Robert A. McKennan, Class of 1925

30.2.4619

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Armament: Edged

Classification

Archaeology

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Professor Robert Addison McKennan [Dartmouth Class of 1925, 1903-1982) [during his field research studying the Tanana and Chandalar people of the Upper Tanana River, Alaska], 1929-1930; given to present collection, 1930.

Old Number

Red No. 30.22

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