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Monolithic axes and their distribution in ancient America

by Saville, Marshall Howard

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Published by The Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Axes,
  • Indians -- Implements

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby Marshall H. Saville.
    SeriesContributions from the Museum of the American Indian, Heye foundation,, vol. II, no. 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE51 .N92 v. 2, no. 6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6591806M
    LC Control Number16023256
    OCLC/WorldCa3911728

    Monolithic axes and their distribution in ancient America / 5 Precolumbian decoration of the teeth in Ecuador, with some account of the occurrence of the custom in other parts of North and South AMerica.   THEIR ANCIENT MINING WORKS. Remains of their mining works were first discovered in by Mr. S. O. Knapp, agent of the Minnesota Mining Company, and in they were described by Dr. Charles T. Jackson, in his geological report to the national government. Those described were found at the Minnesota mine, in upper Michigan, near Lake Superior.

    The Monolithic Axe. The Monolithic Axe is the rarest ceremonial celt form and was a symbol of rank and authority. The normal Mississippian utilitarian celt form was mounted in a wooden handle. By contrast, the monolithic axe is made into the shape of the utilitarian celt with wooden handle except that it is made entirely from one stone. This is a list of monoliths organized according to the size of the largest block of stone on the site. A monolith is a large stone which has been used to build a structure or monument, either alone or together with other stones. In this list at least one colossal stone over ten tons has been moved to create the structure or monument. In most cases ancient civilizations had little, if any.

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Free shipping for many products. Originally published in by Universe Books as "Keeping Warm with an Ax, " The Ax Book is a thorough guide to cutting wood with hand tools. Although it is one of man's most ancient tools, the ax remains the standard tool of the woodman, and has been brought to a high degree of s: The oldest axe with a ground (as opposed to flaked) cutting edge is reported from a cave site in northern Australia and dates to 35, years earliest European axes begin to appear sometime betw years ago.

In North America, estimated dates for the earliest and latest use of stone axes range between 5, to years ago. Monolithic Axes From The Spiro Site, LeFlore County, Oklahoma. Read more about Monolithic axes and their distribution in ancient America A letter of Pedro de Alvarado relating to his expedition to Ecuador Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.

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There is. Media in category "Mississippian culture monolithic axes and ceremonial blades" The following 9 files are in this category, out of 9 total. 2, × 2,; MB. Six monolithic axes are known to exist from the area surrounding Etowah, located along the Etowah River in Bartow County, Georgia; site 9Brl.

All of these axes were recovered from Bartow County, except one example from Cherokee County. Axes #18 & 19 - Figures IN & Two specimens were recovered from Mound C at Etowah.came to America thousands of years ago and brought specific types of stone weapons with them.

Chapter 2 looks at the spread of an early twentieth century hoax that claimed ancient Egyptians or Buddhists came to America and founded a civilization in the Grand Canyon. April Holloway from Ancient Origins reported in about different evidence of pre-Clovis inhabitants in America.

She wrote: ''A fisherman inadvertently dragged up one of the most significant pieces of evidence for the existence of ancient inhabitants of North America prior to the Clovis people, who walked the land s years ago.