Crooked Knife

Native American, Mocotaugan
Last Quarter 19th Century


Dimensions

Length x width: 17.8 x 3.8 cm (7 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.666

Medium or Technique

wood, metal

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Northeastern Woodlands crooked knife carved in animal (horse?) shape

Provenance

2013, consigned by James Frank, LaJolla, CA, to John Molloy Gallery, New York; 2013, sold by Molloy Gallery to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 26, 2013)

Credit Line

Partial gift of James Frank and the Frank B. Bemis Fund and Hilsinger Janson Fund for Native American Art