- Hopi artist
- Awl, mid-late 19th century
- Southwestern United States
- L: 4 5/8 in, W: 1 1/2 in, D: 3/4 in (L: 11.7 cm, W: 3.8 cm, D: 1.9 cm)
- Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
This is a bone awl used for basket work. It is made from a piece of bone, part of a joint. The base is flat and rounded with a long sharp point. Further Remarks: Collected by Col. T. Stevenson.