People of the Waters - Woodland
OPM #:
1-21-T1
Object Name:
Pipe, Effigy
Description:
Middle Woodland platform effigy pipe. The head looks like an otter. Not made of local stone therefore it has to be evidence of long-distance trade during the Hopewell era of the Middle Woodland. Steatite is an appropriate material for this type of artifact.
Found:
Winnebago County, WI
Collector:
Pickett, James G.
Material:
Stone
Culture/Period:
Woodland, Middle
Hopewell
Date:
200 BC-500 AD
Dimensions:
H-3.6 W-2.7 L-6.5 cm
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