The Chief Legaic war dagger, "Eagle at the Head of the Skeena River"
Consisting of a hand-forged double-edged iron or steel blade, a finely fluted fuller tapering to the point, the copper-clad grip wrapped in hide cords (with later string for reinforcement?), faint remains of red dye on the hide, the pommel chased, drilled and engraved to depict an eagle's head, an abalone inlay for the eye.
length 21 3/4in
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