Artist:Coast Salish, Chilliwack
Dimensions: 6 3/4 × 4 × 4 in. (17.1 × 10.2 × 10.2 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H22, 7E
Accession Number: 11.694.9214
Catalogue Description: Green stone maul or hammer. Such simple mauls are a very ancient artifact type on the Northwest Coast, and this one could be prehistoric. Though quite elegant they are perfectly carved to fit comfortably in the hand for heavy pounding.