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Axe

Object Number:97-564-317
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Texas
El Paso
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Length: 19.4 cm
Width: 7 cm
Thickness: 5.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-317 - Old Museum Number
20038 - ANSP Number
II 1435 - Gottschall Number

Description

Grooved axe. Three-quarter groove. Probably made from river stone. Pecked. Both sides flattened.

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 1435View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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