Shell, Worked

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Description Ventral edge is serrated with four whole notches which measure about 0.8-1.2cm wide and 0.4-0.5cm deep, there is another partial notch but much of it has been broken off; the posterior and anterior ends have been broken and meet at a point at the dorsal edge.

There are two small perforations which are assumed to have been made by museum staff for display purposes.
Dimensions W-4.2 L-5.8 D-0.8 cm
Material Shell
Object ID 2111-74
Object Name Shell, Worked
Related Publications Buckstaff, Ralph N. "Indian Shell Work In The Oshkosh Museum." The Wisconsin Archeologist, Vol. 23, No. 2, 1942.
Search Terms Woodland
Oneota
Site # 47-WN-96
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