Hammerstone

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Culture/People
probably Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Archaic and Woodland Traditions
Previous owner
Frank D. Barnaby, Non-Indian
Donor
Frank D. Barnaby, Non-Indian
Object Name
Hammerstone
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Pecked
Dimensions
7.6 x 3.8 x 4.9 cm
Object Type
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place
Warren; Bristol County; Rhode Island; USA
Date created
8000 BC–AD 900 (Early Archaic to Late Woodland period)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Frank D. Barnaby (of Warren, Rhode Island); donated to MAI by Frank Barnaby in 1919.
Catalog Number
9/1451
Barcode
091451.000
See related items
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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