Hammerstone

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Registration number
4851
Item name
Hammerstone 
Category
Beating
Manufacture
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Murray Darling basin region > Offham Warrego
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Mr and Mrs Gearey 
Raw material
Quartzite
Dimensions
H: W: 84 mm L: 90 mm D: 51 mm Circum:

Description

Impact scarring/ pitted. Bears writing: Offham Warrego.

Pebble. Impact marks around circumference. Both upper and lower surfaces pitted from use as anvil stone. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card]

Research notes

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