Model of a Spear with Floats
Arts of the Americas
Wood, bone, steel, hide
spear: 13 9/16 in. (34.5 cm);
floats: 3 9/16 in. (9.0 cm), 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm),
2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Frank K. Fairchild
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Native Alaskan. Model of a Spear with Floats, 1900-1930. Wood, bone, steel, hide, spear: 13 9/16 in. (34.5 cm);. Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frank K. Fairchild, 36.103. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 36.103_bw.jpg)
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Wood spear with bone end and steel point. Attached to the wood part of the spear is a hide rope with three wooden floats (not in photograph)
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