University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 87-39-1115
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Neolithic
Swiss Lake Dweller
Provenience: Switzerland
Lake Neuchatel
Period: Neolithic
Section:European
Materials:Serpentine
Horn (animal part)
Credit Line:Gift of American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1987
Other NumberL-37-1115 - Old Museum Number
1156 - Collector Number
9 - Original Number

Description

Hafted. Celt of serpentine. shouldered staghorn socket with prominent spur. Staghorn broken into 2 pieces and celt detached (1/27/2012)


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: #9; plate 66View Objects cited in this Publication

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