Pestle

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Culture/People
probably Meillacan Ostionoid (Meillacoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Previous owner
Reverend J. P. Hall, Non-Indian
Donor
Reverend J. P. Hall, Non-Indian
MAI agent
Theodoor de Booy (Theodoor Hendrik Nikolaas de Booy), Non-Indian, 1882-1919
Object Name
Pestle
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Modeled
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place
Browns Town (Brownstown); Saint Ann Parish; Middlesex County; Jamaica
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Jamaica
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 800-1500
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Reverend J. P. Hall (of Brown's Town, Jamaica); given by Reverend Brown to Theodoor de Booy (1882-1919, MAI staff member) in 1913 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
3/4107
Barcode
034107.000
See related items
Meillacan Ostionoid (Meillacoid) (archaeological culture)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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