Hammerstone

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Registration number
5949
Item name
Hammerstone 
Category
Beating
Manufacture
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Lake Eyre drainage region > Georgina River
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Mr Charles R. Lethbridge 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Impact scarring on periphery. Bears writing: Georgina.

Complex tool. Impact marks throughout periphery. Anvil hollow on one face. Indications of use as a smoothing stone on both faces. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card]

Research notes

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