THE JOHN HENRY KILBUCK COLLECTION
Metate

Previous Next Kilbuck Collection Ottawa Exhibit Page Ottawa Home Page Ottawa Search
Record 45/200
Copyright Statement
Image
Enlarge Image
Collection John Henry Kilbuck Collection
Date 1885 ca.-1911 ca.
Description Grey, concave base used with a mano (see object 1911.042). Used for grinding food and medicines. The metate is a teardrop shape and has ten holes that have been drilled around its perimeter. The holes are equidistantly spaced.
Dimensions H-4.5 W-17 L-22 cm
Category 4: T&E For Materials
Object ID 1911.043
Object Name Metate
COPYRIGHT INFORMATION ~ When using this image, the credit information should be in the following format: Image courtesy of the Museum.

COPYRIGHT OTTAWA UNIVERSITY, OTTAWA KS    library@ottawa.edu
Last modified on: December 12, 2013