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Object Name Metate
Catalog Number 1966.21.1
Date ca. 1200
Material(s) Stone
Dimensions H-2 W-12.5 D-21.5 inches
Description This is a large, oval-shaped stone tool used for grinding grain and seeds.
Collection Elizabeth and Charles Johnson Collection
Subjects Native Americans
Tools
Grinding
Food preparation
Search Terms Native Americans
Tools
Grinding
Food preparation
Indians
Food production
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS