Pendant: Effigy of a Bear Tooth (Canine)

1981.06.0099

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Pendant: Effigy of a Bear Tooth (Canine)   (1981.06.0099)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Adornment : Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, North, United States, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia, Virginia
Period/Date Middle Woodland, Prehistoric, 150 BC-600 CE
Culture Native American
Location On Exhibitin the North America exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 8.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 2.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.1 cm
Weight 10 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Bone
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Drilling
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Loan Courtesy of Illinois State Archaeological Survey
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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