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Grooved Axe

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Object Number:97-564-312
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Ohio
Wayne County (Ohio)
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Length: 11.7
Width: 8.3
Thickness: 6.3
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-312 - Old Museum Number
19282 - ANSP Number
II 1428 - Gottschall Number

Description

Three-quarter groove, with raised ridges. Ungrooved side is flat. Flat butt. 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 1428View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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