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Title
Red slate bead fragment
English
Work Type
artifacts
Location
House 4
White Springs
Material
red slate
bead
fragment
Measurements
3.96
millimeters
thickness
8.87
width
14.35
length
Description
This is a fragment of a red slate bead. One of the edges has a smoothed score-and-snap mark. Scoring and snapping was one way to cut materials into shapes. This type of stone likely comes from what is now the New York-Vermont border region.
Kurt Jordan, Archaeologist
ID Number
1952.WH253.1
1952.WH0253.001
Catalog Number
253
Context
Notes
Notes: Images in this digital collection were released earlier than planned to facilitate access during the 2020 period of social distancing. For a full discussion, see https://digital.library.cornell.edu/collections/seneca
Rights
The images in the “Onöndowa'ga:' (Seneca) Haudenosaunee Archaeological Materials circa 1688-1754” Collection are protected by copyright, and the copyright holder of this image is The Seneca-Iroquois National Museum. The images were created in 2018 by Cornell University Library from a variety of physical artifacts held by the Seneca- Iroquois National Museum with their permission. Cornell is providing access to the materials for research and personal use. The written permission of The Seneca-Iroquois National Museum is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use that extends beyond what is authorized by fair use and other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item. Please contact Kurt Jordan in the Cornell Institute of Archaeology and Material Studies with any questions or information about these materials.
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1952_WH0253_001q.jpg
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