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War Club

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Object Number:97-564-273
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Arkansas
Roy
Mississippi County
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Quartzite
Length: 10.4
Width: 7.1
Thickness: 2.4
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-273 - Old Museum Number
19735 - ANSP Number
II 1373 - Gottschall Number

Description

"Nothced stone war club." Bifacial. Oval, with broad notch on both sides in center.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 1373View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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