bird-stone ceremonial

by Warren King Moorehead

Publisher: A. I. Vosburgh in Saranac Lake

Written in English
Published: Pages: 31 Downloads: 809
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  • Indians of North America -- Antiquities,
  • Stone age -- North America

Edition Notes

Statementby Warren King Moorehead. Being an account of some singular prehistoric arti-facts found in the United States and Canada. Fifty-three illustrations
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14600417M

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The bird-stone ceremonial [Warren King Moorehead, Marshall H. fmo Saville, Heye Foun Museum of the American Indian] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesAuthor: Warren King Moorehead, Marshall H.

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Nov 24,  · The bird-stone ceremonial by Moorehead, Warren King, ; Follow bird-stone ceremonial book "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: Nov 13,  · In his book, The Bird-Stone Ceremonial, Moorehead concurred with Professor Frank Cushing’s belief that at least some stones were intended for mounting to a flat continuing study, Moorehead revised that stance in Bird-stone ceremonial book Stone Age in North America, published in “But now I do not believe this, for the reason that most bird-stones could not be conveniently tied.

An occasional specimen is found as near the "bar amulet" type as Figure 12, yet it appears to me that Figure 12 is a bird-stone.

The straight bar and the bar with enlarged ends are not to be considered bird-stones, although they are in the ceremonial class. It will be observed that Figure 35 in Mr. Gruhlke's collection is peculiar. Indian Artifact Auction including a tremendous group of ancient Indian artifacts from the Museum of Native American History as well as relics from the collections of the late Paul Walser, Sr., Dr.

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Mar 30,  · Moorehead also published more detailed studies of particular artifact types, like his The So-Called “Gorgets,” an early bulletin of the Phillips Academy Department of Archaeology, and his The Bird-stone Ceremonial. A magnificent example of a pop-eyed birdstone in banded slate, Warren County, Ohio.

Bird stone, also called atlatl weight, abstract stone carving, one of the most striking artifacts left by the prehistoric North American Indians who inhabited the area east of the Mississippi River in the United States and parts of eastern Canada.

The stones resemble birds and rarely exceed 6. May 25,  · The Bird-Stone Ceremonial by Warren King Moorehead,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Bird-Stone Ceremonial - Scholar's Choice Edition by Warren King Moorehead, Marshall H Fmo Saville, Heye Foun Museum of the American Indian (Creator) starting at $ The Bird-Stone Ceremonial - Scholar's Choice Edition has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

May 18,  · Author of The bird-stone ceremonial, Fort Ancient, The stone age in North America, Primitive man in Ohio, The Hopewell mound group of Ohio, The stone age in North America, Prehistoric implements, Wanneta, the SiouxWritten works: The American Indian in the United States, periodArchaeology of the Arkansas river valley.

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Bird stones are prehistoric, abstractstone carvings made by Native Americans. The artifacts were a common inclusion in graves and thought to have ceremonial importance. They are noted for their distinctive simplicity and beauty. The exact purpose of these artifacts is not known, but most have a small hole drilled at the base of the neck and another at the aft end, presumably for mounting.

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Birdstones have been found in many states east of the Mississippi River and in an area in southeastern Canada. More specifically, approximately 95% of them have been found in New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan and in the lower region of eastern Canada.

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Preserve your heritage and connect with your ancestors by collecting and preserving Indian artifacts. Native American Indian artifacts are fascinating collectibles for history buffs and native descendants. In The Birdstone Ceremonial Moorehead provided room to Professor Frank Cushing to advance his theory of birdstone usage.

Cushing opined that birdstones were placed upon the top of gorgets and fastened to them by ties through their holes.

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