Nunatsiaqmiut Eskimo. <em>Harpoon Point</em>, 19th century. Ivory, iron, 4 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (11.4 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 44.34.8. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 44.34.8_acetate_bw.jpg)

Harpoon Point

Artist:Nunatsiaqmiut Eskimo

Medium: Ivory, iron

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (11.4 x 3.2 cm)


Accession Number: 44.34.8

Image: 44.34.8_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Full size harpoon point with ivory shaft and metal point. It would be fastened to a longer wooden shaft when used.

Brooklyn Museum