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Wall Fragment

Object Number:87-39-1150
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Neolithic
Swiss Lake Dweller
Provenience: Switzerland
Lake Morigen
Period: Neolithic
Section:European
Materials:Clay
Credit Line:Gift of American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1987
Other Number:L-37-1150 - Old Museum Number
1197 - Collector Number
12 - Original Number

Description

"Bit of the roughcasting of clay, with the impression of the wattles, which formed the inner coating of the cabins on the lakes. constructed of wicker work."

Bibliography:

[Book] Peale, Benjamin F. 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.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: #12; plate 69View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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