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Description Serrated on the ventral margin with seven notches ranging from 0.3-0.4cm wide and 0.3-0.2cm deep, this edge shows signs of wear/erosion; the umbo area has been cut and ground; posterior end broken.

Shellac on one side; there are two small perforations in the middle of the shell which are assumed to have been made by museum staff for display purposes.
Dimensions W-6 D-2 cm
Material Shell
Object ID 2111-141-T1
Object Name Spoon
Related Publications Buckstaff, Ralph N. "Indian Shell Work In The Oshkosh Museum." The Wisconsin Archeologist, Vol. 23, No. 2, 1942.
Search Terms Woodland
Site # 47-WN-96
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