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Metate

Object Number:97-564-248A
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: 17.5 cm
Length: 39.5 cm
Width: 22 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-248A - Old Museum Number
20268 - ANSP Number
II 1281 - Gottschall Number

Description

Major metate. One foot at one end. Oblong. Open-sided. One end rounded, the other straight.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978) View Objects in Exhibition

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 1281View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1976. American Indian Life: 1776-1976.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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