Spearhead or arrowhead

Description
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 Northwest Coast of North America and south-east Alaska.
Accession Loan No.
E789b
Collection Class
Arms and armour
Common Name
spearhead or arrowhead
Simple Name
spearhead or arrowhead
Full Name
spearhead or arrowhead
Dimensions
whole length 231 mm; whole W 10 mm; whole depth 15 mm
Cultural Group
Dena’ina (Tanaina)?
Production County
Cook Inlet, Alaska
Production Country
United States of America
Production Area Region
North America
Production Continent
North America
Family Group

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

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