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Object Name Awl, Stitching
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-387
Date 100-1500
Material(s) Bone
Dimensions H-3.5 W-1.25 D-1 inches
Description This is a bone awl that is fashioned from the distal end of a metacarpal. The piece is possibly a deer bone. The bone has been broken and fashioned on one end to form a point.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Tools
Native Americans
Native peoples
Indians of North America
Indigenous peoples
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS