Knife - ROM2004_1151_1

ROM2004_1151_1

Knife

Maker: Possibly Tutchone
Medium:Bone
Geography: Yukon
Date: late 19th century
Dimensions:
17 cm
Object number: 939.31.85
Credit Line: George T. Emmons Collection
Not on view
DescriptionAccording to the collector, George T. Emmons "A killing knife for wounded animals, carried around neck or on belt. Collected by a Chilkat Indian about the Hootchi river. Produced by Interior Dene on the headwaters of the Stikhine, Taku, Yukon and White rivers."
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