AMNH 20.1/3886

Bannerstone view haba_201_3886
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About this Bannerstone

BA#

23

Catalog or Accession #

20.1/3886

Date Studied

10/18/2016

Bannerstone Type

Material

Perforation

Condition

Provenance/Provenience

Genesee River, Monroe County, New York. Donor Dr. Walter L. Hildburgh

Color

Light olive gray with olive gray banding

Width (cm)

4.8

Height (cm)

5.9

Diameter of Perforation (cm)

n/a

Depth at Perforation/or Widest Point (cm)

1.3

Depth at Edge (cm)

0.1

Weight (g)

40.44

Notes

This bannerstone is broken at the spine either because the stone is weakest at the thin surface of the spine or because it was intentionally broken at the spine as is common with bannerstones. There is a gash towards the edge of the 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 20.1/3886,” FIT Archaic Bannerstone Project, accessed August 24, 2019, https://bannerstone.fitnyc.edu/items/show/84.

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