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Mallet

Object Number:97-564-333
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Mexico
Upper Rio Grande River
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Length: 6.6 cm
Width: 4.6 cm
Thickness: 3.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-333 - Old Museum Number
20195 - ANSP Number
II 1457 - Gottschall Number

Description

"Grooved stone mallet or warclub head." Light variegated-color stone. Polished. Full groove, double except on sides; directly below butt. Flat sides. Much used.

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 1457View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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