Tlingit Halibut Float
This is a hand carved Tlingit halibut float. Halibut floats are attached to hooks when fishing for halibut. This float was likely discovered on a beach in Southeast Alaska. One end has been craved to resemble a duck's head and the other end has been carved into a knob.
Juneau-Douglas City Museum
Donated by Mary Ann Parke on 7/1/1999
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