Cherry hammer/pounder

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Culture/People
Sioux
Previous owner
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Donor
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Object Name
Cherry hammer/pounder
Media/Materials
Hide, stone
Techniques
Pecked
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place
North Dakota or South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Thea (Mrs. George) Heye; donated to MAI by Thea Heye in 1928.
Catalog Number
16/1587
Barcode
161587.000
See related items
Sioux
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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