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Physical Object / Chumash granite mortar blank/weight

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Title
Chumash granite mortar blank/weight
Creator
Chumash Indians, Creator
Contributor
Chumash Indians, Creator
Date Created and/or Issued
1800
Early (6000 B.C.) - Historic (A.D. 1800)
6000
Publication Information
UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History, Box 951549, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1549; http://www.fmch.ucla.edu/incEngine/
Published in: SLO-179, Arroyo Grande Watershed
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Fowler Museum of Cultural History
Collection
Southern Coastal California (Chumash & Gabrieleno) Indian Archaeolgical Collections
Rights Information
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Description
May have been used as balast for canoe
Type
physical object
Format
L. 17.4 cm x W. 19.6 cm x Th. 10.9 cm
Form/Genre
mortars (grinding tools)
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/hb0f59n9vx
Acc. 449-163
Subject
Archaeological California
Chumash Indians
Place
San Luis Obispo County (Calif.)

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