AMNH 20.0/8285

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About this Bannerstone

BA#

22

Catalog or Accession #

20.0/8285

Date Studied

11/29/2016

Bannerstone Type

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Henrico County, Virginia. Donor Charles M. Wallace

Color

Greenish gray

Width (cm)

7.5

Height (cm)

9.6

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

1.5

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

2

Depth at Edge (cm)

0.3

Weight (g)

209.4

Notes

This is a monochromatic finally polished stone common with Shield-shaped bannerstones. There are chips at either edge of the perforations. On the front of the stone to the left of the spine there is an incised image of a seated person wearing a hat with the initials “D” and “s”. To the right of the spine is large fish. On the back of the stone an anchor is incised. These incised markings are not Archaic in nature.

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 20.0/8285,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed August 24, 2019, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/83.

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