Joseph E. Standley (J. E. Standley), Non-Indian, 1854-1940 Search this
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928 Search this
Ivory, caribou antler
Point Barrow; Arctic Slope Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
AD 100–1000 (archaeological harpoon head with more recent point added)
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1916 from Ye Olde Curiosity Shop (Seattle, Washington), which was owned and operated by James E. Standley (1854-1940), using funds donated by MAI trustee James B. Ford (1844-1928).
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