University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 87-39-1132
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Neolithic
Swiss Lake Dweller
Provenience: Switzerland
Robenhausen
Period: Neolithic
Section:European
Materials:Sandstone
Credit Line:Gift of American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1987
Other NumberL-37-1132 - Old Museum Number
1172 - Collector Number
6 - Original Number

Description

Whetstone - fine grained sandstone. Depressed surface from use, on both faces. "Robenhausen 6 Schleifstein" written on object.


Bibliography:

[Book] Peale, Benjamin Franklin. 1873. Specimens of the stone age of the human race as collected and arranged by Franklin Peale; Copied in photography with a catalogue and introduction, also various communications on the subject made by him to the American Philosophical Society. : Page/Fig./Plate: #6; plate 68View Objects cited in this Publication

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