Item Number: Fry0051
Category: Tool - Flensing Tool
Materials: Walrus ivory, wood and hide
Description: Flensing tools, such as this, were utilized to assist in removing the hide from an animal, without damaging or puncturing the hide itself. The rounded and smooth ivory blade helped in this regard.
Dimensions: Length 16.50 inches; Width 5/8 inches
Lure of the Arctic, Cincinnati Art Museum, October 2007 - January 2008
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