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Grooved Axe

Object Number:97-564-155C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Arizona
Salt River
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Length: 21.5 cm
Width: 7.7 cm
Thickness: 6.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-155C - Old Museum Number
20075 - ANSP Number
I 608 - Gottschall Number

Description

Green stone. Three-quarter groove. Ungrooved side flattened. Working edge battered and rechipped up one face. Polished.

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. 1.. General Reference : Page/Fig./Plate: I 608View Objects related to this General Reference

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