Unalaska Island, Dutch Harbor

Unangan/Alutig Aleutian Tradition, 5000 BP - AD 1800

 

 

 

Aleut Side Notched Square Tanged Crooked Knife #63

"Classic Aleut Knife"

Length: 2.95" , Width: 1.0", Thickness: .25"

 

These Aleut Projectiles and Blades were collected by Donald M. Witt

  1942 - 1944 @Captains Cove, Unalaska Island.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Double Point Knife #64

L: 6.5" , W: 1.64", T: .38"

 

Stemmed Dart #67

L: 3.5" , W: .84",T: .26"

 

 

Fully Grooved Net Weight #10

 L: 1.5", T: .46", W: 1.1"

Lithic Comp.: Basalt

 

 

 

 

Lamellar Scraper #16

L: 3.3" , W: .42", T: .42"

Lithic Comp.: Dark Green Gray Chert

 

 

 

Punch/Awl  #74

L: ", W: .90", T: .23"

 

 

 

 

Blade #73

L: 1.7" , W: .82", T: .18

 

 

 

 

 

Fine Grained Basalt Blade #26

L: 5.72" , T: .62", W: 1.72"

 

 

 

 

Blade #75

L: 3.5", W: .98", T: .30"

 

 

 

 

 

Projectile #78

L: 2.98" , W: .77", T: .23"

 

 

 

 
 

Stemmed Lance #71

L: 2.92", W: .97", T: .28"

 

 

 

Square Tanged Curved Knife #77

L: 2.35", W: .78", T: .20"

 

 

 

 

Side Scraper or Tanged Side Knife #3

L: 1.64" , T: .26", W: .81"

Lithic Comp.: Fine Grained Basalt 

 

 

Chert Blade #79

L: 3.47", W: 2.08", T: .57"

Material: Elongate Lens Chert

 

 

 

Basalt Scraper #81

L: 2.9" ,W: 2.1", T: .47"

 

 

 

 

Ground and Polished "BASALT" Blade #1

A very rare and unusual piece !

L: 2.89", T: .22", W: 1.1

 

 

 

Stemmed Projectile #85

L: 1.98", T: .26", W: .84"

 

 

 

Blade #4

L: 4.3", T: .34", W: 1.3"

 

 

 

Stemmed Blade  #13

L: 3.7, T: .3", W: 1.2"

 

 

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