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Atlatl (uncertain)

Object Number:29-43-50
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Basket-Maker
Provenience: United States of America
Southeastern Utah
Colorado River Region
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Skin
Length: 19.1 cm
Width: 5.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Charles D. Hazzard; subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1896
Other Number:F126 - Field Number

Description

Broken end of spear-thrower or atlatl, with finger loops covered with skin and bound on stick with sinew.

Bibliography:

[Book] Osborne, Carolyn M. 2004. The Wetherill Collections and Perishable Items from Mesa Verde.. Los Alamitos, California. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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