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Hammer

Object Number:97-563-4633
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: United States of America
Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Length: 9 cm
Width: 5.7 cm
Thickness: 4.6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-563-4633 - Old Museum Number
9346 - ANSP Number

Description

Hammer with central groove and rounded bit with flat edge. Small or fragmented poll. Surfaces are smooth, but not all polished. Made from mottled green and black igneous stone with porphyritic texture.

As per ANSP Ledger Remarks "See A. Naturalist, Vol. XI (1877) p. 267"

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