Celt

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Culture/People
probably Ostionoid Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Excavator
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
Saint Thomas; US Virgin Islands
Archipelago
Lesser Antilles
Island Name
Saint Thomas
Island Grouping
Virgin Islands
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 600-1500
Collection History
Collected or purchased from local residents by Theodoor de Booy (1882-1919, an MAI staff member) in late 1916 or early 1917 during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.
Catalog Number
7/4785
Barcode
074785.000
See related items
Ostionoid Tradition (archaeological culture)
Woodworking tools
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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