Hammer

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Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Previous owner
Hickman Thomas, Mississippi Choctaw, b. ca. 1874
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Hammer
Media/Materials
Iron, wood
Techniques
Forged, carved
Dimensions
18 x 8.3 cm
Object Type
Metal and Jewelry Tools and Equipment
Native Term
c bo wa
Place
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Date created
circa 1890
Collection History
Collected from Hickman Thomas (Mississippi Choctaw, b. ca. 1874) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8822
Barcode
018822.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Metal and Jewelry Tools and Equipment
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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