- Museum number
Celt made of stone.
- Curator's comments
- From acquisition "Fl" From acquisition "Volusia County" From acquisition "Futch Mound".
See Christy Correspondence:
Letter A E Douglass, New York/C H Read, 24 Nov 1887 and 'Invoice of Objects, worked in Stone & Shell by American Indians ... sent, in Exchange ... Selected from the Private Collection of A E Douglass Esq. in the Museum of Natural History, New York.
Douglass writes 'I have sent you but two[celts] (the object being so familiar and universal) and these were exhumed by me from a mound in Florida.'
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1887C2.3641 (old CDMS no.)