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Paint Mortar

Object Number:97-564-375
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Provenience: New Mexico
San Jose River
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Height: 3 cm
Length: 11.6 cm
Width: 8.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-375 - Old Museum Number
20245 - ANSP Number
II 1512 - Gottschall Number

Description

No pestle. Sandstone. Oblong, with flat, shallow, recessed center and blue pigment.

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 1512View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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