Axe head

Date created
250 BC-AD 1500
Culture/People
possibly Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed); including Saladoid and Troumassan Troumassoid Traditions and Cayo Complex
Collector
Reverend Thomas Huckerby, Non-Indian, 1869-1927
MAI agent
Reverend Thomas Huckerby, Non-Indian, 1869-1927
Collection History
Collected or purchased from local residents in 1915 by Reverend Thomas Huckerby (1869-1927, a Wesleyan minister and amateur archaeologist working in the Caribbean) during a collecting trip sponsored by George Heye.
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Place
Saint Vincent; Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Archipelago
Lesser Antilles
Island Name
Saint Vincent
Island Grouping
Windward Islands
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
See related items
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
4/6511
Barcode
046511.001
Object Type
Tools and Equipment (General)
Object Name
Axe head
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Ground, carved, flaked/chipped
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65a0e6694-039d-4dcd-962b-27ce59eb545a
Record ID
NMAI_49810