AMNH 1/1821

About this Bannerstone

BA#

2

Catalog or Accession #

1/1821

Date Studied

9/20/2016

Bannerstone Type

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Mississippi. Donor Jackson D. Steward

Color

Dark orange, grayish white

Width (cm)

5.9

Height (cm)

7.5

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

1.5

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

2.8

Depth at Edge (cm)

1.2

Weight (g)

161.9

Notes

This finely carved iconic Bottle-shaped bannerstone has signs of wear at either side of the perforation. W.H. Pell/Miss written on stone may indicate previous owner. Published in Knoblock (1939) Pl. 249, no. 5.

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 1/1821,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed February 21, 2019, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/63.

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