RARE NATIVE AMERICAN PRIMITIVE RAKE. About 11" x 5 1/2" x 4 1/2.
Hand forged teeth, tapered on four sides, set into well blackened horn or bone base. Fastened to a wooden handle, chip carved in lines and geometric designs. Probably used for raking clams, moss for firestarters or padding, digging roots, etc.
Wood appears to be sitka spruce. Extended handle shows much darkening from hand usage.A FABULOUS EARLY NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACT. The item "Antique Folk art Native American rake hand forged iron Pacific Coast 18th c horn" is in sale since Thursday, October 11, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Native American". The seller is "allenpeach" and is located in Tenants Harbor, Maine.
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