- Museum number
Harpoon-head; carved of bone; harpoon-head with bone handle, flaked flint blade attached to handle with twisted sinew cord; hide thong tied to end of harpoon-head.
Height: 15 centimetres (harpoon-head and thong)
Height: 12.75 centimetres (harpoon-head)
Width: 23 centimetres (harpoon-head and thong)
Width: 3 centimetres (harpoon-head)
Depth: 2.20 centimetres (harpoon-head)
- Curator's comments
- See Christy Correspondence:
List of items 'From Royal Institution Nov. 24 1870'
'...Esquimaux harpoon head with stone blade...'
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1870C1.6974 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Am1870C1124.7