Flesher - ROM2005_5226_1

ROM2005_5226_1

Flesher

Maker: Blackfoot (Peigan)
Medium:Buffalo leg bone with metal tip
Geography: Pikuni Reserve, Alberta, Canada
Date: c. 1870
Dimensions:
37 × 11 cm
Object number: 913.14.114
Credit Line: Edmund Morris Collection
On view
Gallery Location:Daphne Cockwell Gallery dedicated to First Peoples art & culture
DescriptionThis flesher was a chisel-like tool and used to remove flesh in the process of dressing hides.
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