From Ohio History Central
Interior spiral shell sections have been cut away from a very large conch shell to make a hollow container. There are three small perforations drilled in the body of the shell and one small hole at the larger end of the item. There are some encrustations adhering to both interior and exterior surfaces. The shell is white, very pale brown and light brownish gray in color. It may have been used as a dipper. Item was excavated from the Raymond J. Ater Mound in Concord Township, Ross County, Ohio.
Ohio Historical Society A3062, Catalog number A 3062/000199, AL07392 from the Hopewell Culture Collection.
(Reusing this file)
Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.
|current||20:04, 24 April 2013||334 × 400 (46 KB)||Maintenance script||Importing image file|
- You cannot overwrite this file.
- Edit this file using an external application (See the setup instructions for more information)