Pender Island Archaeological Collection #5 - Tools and Fishing Equipment; 014.01...

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Pender Islands Museum

Name/Title

Pender Island Archaeological Collection #5 - Tools and Fishing Equipment

About this object

This is an archaeological collection of tools and fishing equipment.

Medium and Materials

Bone, rock

Measurements

Tools

1) Adze Blade

Width: 5.1 cm
Height: 3.2 cm
Length: 10.2 cm

2) Chisel

Width: 2.5 cm
Height: 0.6 cm
Length: 8.2 cm

3) Wedge

Width: 3.2 cm
Height: 2.5 cm
Length: 8.9 cm

4) Pebble Chopper

Width: 7.6 cm
Height: 4.4 cm
Length: 10.2 cm

5) Bone Spear

Width: 1.3 cm
Height: 1.3 cm
Length: 22.6 cm

6) Spear Points x 6 (Approx.)

Width: 0 - 10 cm ~
Height: 0 - 1 cm ~
Length: 0 - 2 cm ~

Fishing Equipment

1) Harpoon Head

Width: 1.5 cm
Height: 0.02 cm
Length: 4 cm

2) Harpoon Body

Width: 1 cm
Height: 1 cm
Length: 7 cm

3) Harpoon Fin (Right)

Width: 1 cm
Height: 0.5 cm
Length: 6 cm

4) Harpoon Fin (Left)

Width: 1 cm
Height: 0.5 cm
Length: 6 cm

5) Bone Hooks x 4 (Approx.)

Width: 0 - 1 cm ~
Height: 0 - 1 cm ~
Length 0 -5 cm ~

6) Sinker (Large)

Width: 10.2 cm
Height: 9 cm
Length: 21.6 cm

7) Sinker (Medium)

Width: 6.3 cm
Height: 9.5 cm
Length: 14 cm

8) Sinker (Small)

Width: 9 cm
Height 7.6 cm
Length: 16.5 cm

Object Type

Tool

Object number

014.0187.0022

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