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Harpoon line

Harpoon line of tightly braided seal gut or sinew. Collected on the 1791-5 voyage of Captain George Vancouver to the Northwest Coast and south-east Alaska by Midshipman J. W. Scott....

Harpoon

Made of harpoon head made of animal bone with two fluked barbs on one side and one barb on the other. This item was collected on the 1791-5 voyage of...

Siberian mammoth

Explorers collected the hair from a woolly mammoth. Its body was mummified and locked in the ice sheets of the Arctic at Escholtz Bay in Alaska....

Spearhead or arrowhead

The base end is pointed for insertion into a shaft, the point slotted for carrying a blade. Collected on the 1791-5 voyage of Captain George Vancouver to the Northwest Coast...

Spearhead or arrowhead

A barbed arrowhead or spearhead. It was collected by J. W. Scott, midshipman on the Chatham and Discovery during the 1791-5 voyage of Captain George Vancouver to the...

Harpoon head

An ownership mark of four small notches can be seen near the base of this harpoon head on one side. Collected on the 1791-5 voyage of Captain George Vancouver to the...

Knife

A knife with a wooden handle, braided gut or sinew binding, and a blade of hammered iron. Collected 1826-7 by Peard on the voyage of HMS Blossom....

Netting needle

A needle for repairing nets. On one side is an incised design of five kayaks. Collected 1826-7 by Peard on the voyage of HMS Blossom....