Axe head

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Culture/People
possibly Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Late Archaic and Woodland Traditions
MAI agent
Dr. Foster H. Saville (Foster Harmon Saville/FHS), Non-Indian, 1874-1942
Object Name
Axe head
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Ground, grooved
Object Type
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place
Barrington; Bristol County; Rhode Island; USA
Date created
3000 BC–AD 1600 (Late Archaic to Late Woodland period)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by Foster H. Saville (1874-1942, MAI staff member) from an unknown source in 1918 during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
8/5018
Barcode
085018.000
See related items
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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