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Artifact Identification Slingshot   (2012.08.0145)
Science & Technology T&E : Armaments : Percussive Weapons
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, South, Peru, Cuzco
Period/Date 1960 - 1979
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 179.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 5.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 1 cm
Weight 31 g
Measuring Remarks Width was measured at the widest part of the head band, in the middle, and the diameter is of the average thickness of the rope.
Materials Pigment, Pigment--Dye, Textile, Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton
Manufacturing Processes Textile--Hand/Loom Woven, Textile--Crocheted, Textile--Dyed
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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