NMNH A30224

Bannerstone view a30224
Bannerstone view a30224a
Bannerstone view a30224b
Bannerstone view a30224d
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About this Bannerstone

BA#

68

Catalog or Accession #

A30224

Date Studied

6/11/19

Bannerstone Type

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Pike County, Illinois. This is a plaster cast of a stone from the collection of J.J. Patrick – seen at the SI on April 30th, 1877

Location

Color

Pike County, Illinois. This is a plaster cast of a stone from the collection of J.J. Patrick -- seen at the SI on April 30th, 1877

Width (cm)

6

Height (cm)

7.9

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

1.4 at one end

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

3.6

Depth at Edge (cm)

0.5

Weight (g)

112.3

Notes

Based on archival photographs of the original stone, this plaster cast carefully replicates the porphyry surface, shape and partial perforation of the original stone. The partial perforation measures 6.5cm into the stone. Pike Co. Ill. Dr. Patrick is written on the surface of the plaster cast. Original bannerstone is in Knoblock Pl. 140, no. 7.

Date

6000-1000 BCE

Rights

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Images may be downloaded and used freely for teaching and personal use. Include the credit line “© Anna Blume, 2019, Courtesy of the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution” along with the object’s Catalog Number. Publishing of images is permitted with additional permission from the NMNH. For additional publishing questions, contact [email protected]

Citation

“NMNH A30224,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed September 17, 2021, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/225.

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