AMNH DM/1487

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About this Bannerstone

BA#

48

Catalog or Accession #

DM/1487

Date Studied

12/6/2016

Bannerstone Type

Material

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Big Creek, Hall County, Georgia. Donor A.E. Douglass, purchased from Bangs & Co. on October 31st, 1883 for $5.25. (A note in the MS. Indicates that this was originally a sale from Woodward who received the stones from the collection of E. V. Beales of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.)

Color

Dark greenish gray

Width (cm)

11.5

Height (cm)

9.8

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

1

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

3.1

Depth at Edge (cm)

0.4

Weight (g)

501.9

Notes

This preform is partially perforated with 1.5 cm perforation with a nipple visible from cane drilling. Overall rough finish on this preform with one spine rounded and the other squared a variation typical of stones found in Northeastern Florida.

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/1487,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed April 25, 2019, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/109.

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