Celt

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Culture/People
possibly Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Excavator
Theodoor de Booy (Theodoor Hendrik Nikolaas de Booy), Non-Indian, 1882-1919
MAI agent
Theodoor de Booy (Theodoor Hendrik Nikolaas de Booy), Non-Indian, 1882-1919
Object Name
Celt
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Pecked, ground
Object Type
Woodworking tools
Place
Ingenio Cristóbal Colón (Christopher Columbus sugar mill); San Pedro de Macorís; San Pedro de Macorís Province; Dominican Republic
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Hispaniola
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 800-1500
Collection History
Excavated or purchased from local residents in 1916 by Theodoor de Booy (1882-1919, an MAI staff member) during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.
Catalog Number
5/8363
Barcode
058363.000
See related items
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Woodworking tools
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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