Worked shell

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Culture/People
possibly Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Expedition
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)
Expedition leader
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Worked shell
Media/Materials
Shell/shells
Techniques
Cut, ground
Object Type
Materials: Waste
Place
Big Wall site; San Lucas; Maisí Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Cuba
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 1200-1500
Collection History
Collected or purchased from local residents in 1919 by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during MAI's 1919 Cuba archaeological expedition.
Catalog Number
9/2352
Barcode
092352.000
See related items
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Materials: Waste
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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