Gaff hook - ROM2005_5752_1

ROM2005_5752_1

Gaff hook

Medium:Copper
Geography: Ontario, Canada
Date: 3500-2500 BC
Period: Middle Archaic (6000-2500 BC)
Dimensions:
30.3 × 11.2 × 0.75 cm
Object number: HD10383
On view
Gallery Location:Daphne Cockwell Gallery dedicated to First Peoples art & culture
DescriptionThis gaff hook is made from "old copper," or copper indigenous to North America. It was likely used a fishing tool.
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