AMNH 2/2791

About this Bannerstone

BA#

6

Catalog or Accession #

2/2791

Date Studied

12/6/2016

Bannerstone Type

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Savannah River, Price's Island, Georgia; Donor C.C. Jones Jr. pg. ?

Color

Greenish gray, with light beige elements

Width (cm)

14

Height (cm)

9.3

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

n/a

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

3.1

Depth at Edge (cm)

1.8

Weight (g)

659.5

Notes

The Wisconsin Wing bannerstone is one of several preforms found on Price’s Island in the Savannah River, Georgia. It is roughly formed with a pronounced chip on the upper left wing.

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 2/2791,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed February 21, 2019, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/67.

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