Grindstone

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Registration number
1183
Item name
Grindstone 
Category
Grinding
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Murray Darling basin region > Nangram Lagoon, Condamine
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1948 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from J. M. Clift 
Raw material
Sandstone
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Bifacially worn, very heavy. 12*11 cms.

[Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card] Biface wear. 4 grooves on on surface. 2 grooves worn on other surface.

Research notes

Label states 'Grindstone from Nangram Lagoon, Qld.' The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.

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