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Implement

Object Number:97-564-346
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Mexico
Rio Grande
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Lava Stone
Height: 8.5 cm
Length: 14.1 cm
Width: 9.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-346 - Old Museum Number
20283 - ANSP Number
II 1472 - Gottschall Number

Description

"Lava stone implement, perhaps a trowel." Oblong flat base; broad shallow notches on each side. Upper part has oblong "handle."

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 1472View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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