Harpoon toggle head

Description
Bone toggle-type harpoon head with a metal blade.
Collected 1826-7 by Peard on the voyage of HMS Blossom.
Accession Loan No.
51/1916/41
Collection Class
Tools for farm and craft
Common Name
harpoon toggle head
Simple Name
toggle head
Full Name
harpoon toggle head
Dimensions
whole length 125.5 mm; whole width 15 mm; whole depth 24 mm
Cultural Group
Inupiat or Yup’ik Eskimo
Production County
Bering Strait / Northwest Alaska
Production Area Region
N
Production Continent
America
Family Group

Material
bone; metal
Function Name
weapon
Collection Area Region
N
Collection Continent
America

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