Model of Lance
Arts of the Americas
Wood, bone, rawhide
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Gift of Frank K. Fairchild
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Eskimo (Native American). Model of Lance, 1900-1930. Wood, bone, rawhide, 5 3/4 x 1/4 in. (14.6 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frank K. Fairchild, 36.86. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 36.86_bw.jpg)
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Model of lance made of light wood with bone ends. Briars (?) are inserted into slits made into the bone to act as a barb. Rawhide stip remants are tied to the length.
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