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Date
1943
Catalogue Number
104.05.1009
Description
A hand-carved black soapstone arrowhead.
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Title
Arrowhead
Date
1943
Dimensions
2.50 x 4.70 cm
Description
A hand-carved black soapstone arrowhead.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.05.1009
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
bone; skin; metal
Catalogue Number
112.01.3007
Description
Small rectangular bone with hide wrapped wire looped through the middle.
Title
Bone
Date
prior to 1970
Material
bone; skin; metal
Dimensions
3.2 x 4.0 x 6.5 cm
Description
Small rectangular bone with hide wrapped wire looped through the middle.
Subject
Indians
animals
tools
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
112.01.3007
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Date
1904 – 1915
Material
skin
Catalogue Number
103.08.0114
Description
A small rectangular leather case with a flap and a snap.
Title
Case
Date
1904 – 1915
Material
skin
Dimensions
4.5 x 11.0 cm
Description
A small rectangular leather case with a flap and a snap.
Subject
households
tools
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.08.0114
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Date
1943
Material
soapstone
Catalogue Number
104.06.1014
Description
A hand-carved, black soapstone axe head that has a shaft and an axe head carved with a simulated thong that makes the two appear bound together. The piece has two holes: one to put a handle into the shaft; one to put a a handle or shaft in to make a chisel or perhaps to add a decorative touch.
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Title
Decorative Axe Head
Date
1943
Material
soapstone
Dimensions
9.0 x 6.2 cm
Description
A hand-carved, black soapstone axe head that has a shaft and an axe head carved with a simulated thong that makes the two appear bound together. The piece has two holes: one to put a handle into the shaft; one to put a a handle or shaft in to make a chisel or perhaps to add a decorative touch.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.06.1014
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Date
1973
Material
stone
Catalogue Number
104.06.3006 a-c
Description
Three shaped stone tomahawk heads.a) Smooth oval stone with an indent around the centre. Tag with CRW’s writing: “4 StoneTomahawk heads found by Nial Dixon 1973 on Old Man River near Leindbrek in Summer 1973” and on reverse, in another hand, “July 13/82 Note: only 2 found in pkg together.”b) Rough…
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Title
Fragment
Date
1973
Material
stone
Dimensions
4.7 (a); 7.0 (b); 1.7 (c) x 7.0 (a); 9.0 (b); 9.0 (c) x 11.5 (a); 12.0 (b); 10.0 (c) cm
Description
Three shaped stone tomahawk heads.a) Smooth oval stone with an indent around the centre. Tag with CRW’s writing: “4 StoneTomahawk heads found by Nial Dixon 1973 on Old Man River near Leindbrek in Summer 1973” and on reverse, in another hand, “July 13/82 Note: only 2 found in pkg together.”b) Rough egg-shaped stone with indent around the centre.c) Dark, trapezoid-shaped stone that is relatively flat.
Subject
Indians
tools
warfare
Nial Dixon
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.06.3006 a-c
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Date
prior to 1960
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
104.49.0012 a,b
Description
(a) one hand saw in good condition, 2 brass rivets missing from the handle, one replaced with copper. "TVZACK" printed on the handle. (b) One hand saw in fair condition, a large nick in the middle of the blade. Printed on the blade "Sheffield Steel etc." 30 cm in length, 18.5 cm, 2.5 depth.
Title
Hand Saw
Date
prior to 1960
Material
metal; wood
Description
(a) one hand saw in good condition, 2 brass rivets missing from the handle, one replaced with copper. "TVZACK" printed on the handle. (b) One hand saw in fair condition, a large nick in the middle of the blade. Printed on the blade "Sheffield Steel etc." 30 cm in length, 18.5 cm, 2.5 depth.
Subject
households
tools
woodworking
carpentry
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.49.0012 a,b
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Date
1950
Material
horn, sheep
Catalogue Number
104.19.0001
Description
A ladle with a narrow handle and a wide bowl showing the grain of the mountain sheep horn.
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Title
Ladle
Date
1950
Material
horn, sheep
Dimensions
45.0 (tip of handle to tip of ladle) cm
Description
A ladle with a narrow handle and a wide bowl showing the grain of the mountain sheep horn.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
households
crafts
tools
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.19.0001
Images
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Date
1950 – 1970
Material
metal, steel; plastic
Catalogue Number
104.17.0001 a,b
Description
Two magnets:a) A magnet with a molded blue plastic open handled frame. There is a magnetic bar across the bottom held with a bolt through the plastic frame. The plastic is marked with “MAGNET” and a lightning bolt on each side of the bolt on the bottom of the plastic frame. b) A horseshoe shaped …
Title
Magnet
Date
1950 – 1970
Material
metal, steel; plastic
Dimensions
9.1 (a); 5.2 (b) x 1.3 (a); 0.6 (b) x 5.0 (a); 2.5 (b) cm
Description
Two magnets:a) A magnet with a molded blue plastic open handled frame. There is a magnetic bar across the bottom held with a bolt through the plastic frame. The plastic is marked with “MAGNET” and a lightning bolt on each side of the bolt on the bottom of the plastic frame. b) A horseshoe shaped metal magnet painted orange at the top two-thirds. The ends of the magnet are almost touching each other and are concavely curved. One end of the magnet has a horizontal line scored on one side near the bottom.
Subject
science
experiments
tools
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.17.0001 a,b
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Date
1920 – 1930
Material
metal, steel; shell, tortoise
Catalogue Number
103.08.0169
Description
A very small knife with a two-piece tortoise shell handle that is hinged with a rivet at either side of the blade. The blade fits between the handle pieces when not in use. The pressure of the user’s hand on the handle holds the blade in place when using the knife. The blade is sharpened on one …
Title
Pocket Knife
Date
1920 – 1930
Material
metal, steel; shell, tortoise
Dimensions
0.3 x 1.0 x 5.6 (closed); 9.1 (open) cm
Description
A very small knife with a two-piece tortoise shell handle that is hinged with a rivet at either side of the blade. The blade fits between the handle pieces when not in use. The pressure of the user’s hand on the handle holds the blade in place when using the knife. The blade is sharpened on one side and pointed at the end. The blade is marked with “INNON LIFFE”.
Subject
households
Edmee Moore
art
tools
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.08.0169
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Date
1943
Material
stone; bone
Catalogue Number
104.05.1010 a,b
Description
Two hand-carved projectile points:(a) a white, black and grey with silver flecks, soapstone projectile point 8.0x2.3cm wide;(b) a white, grey and black bone projectile point made of bone.
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Title
Projectile Point
Date
1943
Material
stone; bone
Description
Two hand-carved projectile points:(a) a white, black and grey with silver flecks, soapstone projectile point 8.0x2.3cm wide;(b) a white, grey and black bone projectile point made of bone.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.05.1010 a,b
Images
Less detail

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