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Metate

Object Number:97-564-247
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Mexico
Upper Rio Grande River
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Locus: near Upper Rio Grande River
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Height: 6 cm
Length: 40.5 cm
Width: 33 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-247 - Old Museum Number
20262 - ANSP Number
II 1280 - Gottschall Number

Description

"Metate Major." "Stone major and (missing minor) metate." Slab type. Open-sided. Surface slightly concave.

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 1280View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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