Corroded copper Hopewell plate   Save
Corroded copper Hopewell plate
Description: Corroded copper breast plate is roughly rectangular in shape with rounded corners and slightly inwardly-curving side edges. Top and bottom edges are fairly straight. There are two perforations 32 mm from top edge and centrally located, evenly spaced, 89 mm apart. There are possible textile fragments adhering to the reverse face. The corroded copper is dusky green in color. Item was found in Paxton Township, Ross County, Ohio. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL07140
Subjects: Ross County (Ohio); Ohio History--Natural and Native Ohio; Hopewell culture--Ohio--Scioto River Valley; American Indian history and society
Places: Paxton Township (Ohio); Ross County (Ohio)