AMNH DM/364

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About this Bannerstone

BA#

40

Catalog or Accession #

DM/364

Date Studied

11/29/2016

Bannerstone Type

Material

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Seneca County, Ohio. Donor A.E. Douglass, purchased from W.E. Woodward on August 10th, 1881

Color

Light olive brown with greenish black banding

Width (cm)

11.4

Height (cm)

2.9

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

n/a

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

3

Depth at Edge (cm)

0.3

Weight (g)

115.2

Notes

This is a finely carved and polished bannerstone stone with no perforation. Carving of the Pick shape is done in relation to the pronounced natural banding. There is a slight chip at one of the pointed edges. In contrast to most preforms this stone is more fully formed in shape and finely polished.

Date

-6000 to -1000

Rights

Images may be downloaded and used freely for teaching and personal use. Include the credit line “© Anna Blume, 2017, Courtesy of the Division of Anthropology, American Museum of Natural History” along with the object’s Catalog Number. Publishing of images is permitted with additional permission from the AMNH. For additional publishing questions, contact bannerstone@fitnyc.edu

Citation

“AMNH DM/364,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed August 24, 2019, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/101.

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