NMNH A97148

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About this Bannerstone

BA#

78

Catalog or Accession #

A97148

Date Studied

6/11/19

Bannerstone Type

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Blackville, Barnwell County, South Carolina. Donated by G. B. Lartigue on February 29th, 1884.

Location

Color

Light olive gray

Width (cm)

2.7

Height (cm)

7.3

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

1.5

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

2

Depth at Edge (cm)

n/a

Weight (g)

100.9

Notes

Perforation is considerably wider on this Tube bannerstone with a pronounced fluted oval surface on one side. Barnewll Co. S.C., Dr. G. B. Lartigue is written on the stone.

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 bannerstone@fitnyc.edu

Citation

“NMNH A97148,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed January 20, 2021, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/235.

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