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Object Name Mano
Catalog Number 1995.10.55
Date ca. 1000
Material(s) Stone
Dimensions H-3.5 W-2.5 D-1.125 inches
Description This is a mano. It is a smooth hand-held stone that is used against a large stone with a depression or bowl to grind seeds, nuts and other food.
Notes According to the Book: Kentucky Place Names, Falls of Rough, Kentucky is a small village that lies o
Collection Jennie Green Collection
Subjects Grinding
Grinding machines
Grinding wheels
Grindstones
Seeds
Nuts
Native Americans
Native peoples
Search Terms Food
Food production
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS