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Fish bone

Museum number:
1-84661
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010084661
Accession number:
Acc.953
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Vertebra, Fossil, fish.
Donor:
Delila S. Gifford and Theodore D. McCown
Collection place:
Fort Tejon, Kern County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; Fort Tejon
Culture or time period:
T├╝batulabal and Venture├▒o
Collector:
Francis A. Riddell and Franklin Fenenga
Collection date:
November 1948
Taxon:
Accipitridae
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.2 Magic: Objects Associated with Practices reflecting confidence in the ability to manipulate supernatural agencies
Accession date:
1948
Context of use:
1 - 84644 - 667 are part of Shaman's rain making kit
Department:
Faunal remains
Dimensions:
diameter 5.4 centimeters and length 7.4 centimeters
Legacy documentation: