Birdstone
Birdstone
Birdstone
Birdstone


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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Archaeology ➔ Birdstone

Identifier:
112848
Description:
Rare and important birdstone with etched mouth and eyes and a notched tail.
It is made of banded slate.
This birdstone has no provenience, although given the artifact type and the collecting history of the donor, H.E. Sargent, it was likely found locally.
Identified by Jennifer Cullison on July 8, 2019
Materials:
Banded Slate
Dimensions:
1" h 1 1/16 | "" w 2 11/16 | "" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Donated by H. E. Sargent on Oct. 12, 1926
Rights:

Maker/Donor
Herbert E. Sargent
Director of the Kent Scientific Institute