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Grinding Stone (uncertain)

Object Number:NA9336
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ancestral Pueblo
Provenience: New Mexico
Rio Grande Region
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Diorite (uncertain)
Dacite (uncertain)
Length: 17.5 cm
Width: 16 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Otto T. Mallery, 1921

Description

Circular stone. Both surfaces are smooth. Similar to NA9335. Maybe used to grind grains. Made from intermediate igneous stone, perhaps diorite or dacite.

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