Grindstone

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Registration number
3666
Item name
Grindstone 
Category
Grinding
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Cape York region > Cairns
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1949 
Acquisition method
Donated by K. I. Allen 
Raw material
course sandstone
Dimensions
H: W: 260 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Edge ground. Discoid platform used for a pounding action rather than a grinding action.

Edge chipped and re-glued back. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card]

Research notes

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