AMNH 2/148

Bannerstone view haba_2_148
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About this Bannerstone

BA#

3

Catalog or Accession #

2/148

Date Studied

12/6/2016

Bannerstone Type

Material

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Richmond County, Georgia. Donor C.C. Jones Jr. pg. 119

Color

Dark greenish gray with reflective elements

Width (cm)

5.1

Height (cm)

5.2

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

1.3

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

2.6

Depth at Edge (cm)

0.4

Weight (g)

123.3

Notes

Several horizontal lines have been incised on the front and crisscrossed diagonal lines across the back of this bannerstone. These markings appear to be archaic in origin and may have been incised when the stone was carved or added later for unknown purposes. Published in Knoblock (1939) Plate 121, no. 10.

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 2/148,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed November 13, 2019, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/64.

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