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Sylvester Collection
Description: Tablet is a bi-lobed (bow-tie-shaped) thick plate of light olive brown sandstone. The obverse face has an abstract bird incised. A cruder representation of the same design appears on the opposite side along with a deep curving groove that follows the curve of one edge and was probably used for sharpening bone tools. Item was found in Elk Township, Vinton County, Ohio. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL07248
Subjects: Vinton County (Ohio); Ohio History--Natural and Native Ohio; Adena Culture (800 B.C.–A.D. 100); Archaeology
Places: Elk Township (Ohio); Vinton County (Ohio)