YOU ARE LOOKING AT AN. The blade measures 5" x 2 1/8" and is made from shale rock. The handle or haft is made from wood. The blade is split but still firmly attached to the handle.
Total length is just short of 10. The piece is approximately 1300 to 2000 years old and guaranteed to be authentic.
This amazing piece belonged to the estate of a well-known South Florida civil war and antique weapons / tools collector who acquired most of his pieces in the 1970s and 80s. Just a great piece for any Native American collection! The item "ANCIENT INUIT KNIFE WITH WOODEN HAFT & SHALE BLADE 1300-2000 YEARS OLD" is in sale since Tuesday, October 04, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Native American".The seller is "quetzalpapalottl" and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.