Eskimo. <em>Feather shaped Fish Lure with incised design</em>, late 19th century. Bone, pigment or ink, 4 3/8 x 3/4 x 1/8 in. or (11.1 x 2.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X590. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, X590_bw.jpg)

Feather shaped Fish Lure with incised design


Medium: Bone, pigment or ink

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 4 3/8 x 3/4 x 1/8 in. or (11.1 x 2.0 cm)


Museum Location: Arts of the Americas Galleries, 5th Floor


Accession Number: X590

Image: X590_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fish lure with incised designs consisting of X-shapes and horizontal lines. Back of lure has one "X" incised on it. Condition: Good, the ivory has darkened cracks on front and back.

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