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Metate

Object Number:97-564-163B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Provenience: New Mexico
Rio Grande
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Quartzite
Length: 39.2 cm
Width: 28.3 cm
Thickness: 7.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-564-163B - Old Museum Number
20254 - ANSP Number
I 712 - Gottschall Number
6(13?) - Other Number

Description

"Metate Major". Rectangular. Flat-bottomed. Grinding face gently concave.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 1.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: I 712View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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