Ceremonial Spud

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Title

Ceremonial Spud

Date

Middle to late Mississippian period

Description

The spud, also known as a spatula or stemmed axe, is believed to be ceremonial, due to the lack of wear or signs indicating it would have been used for laborious tasks.

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Format

190mm x 20.8mm x 220mm

Files

Spud 2.jpg
Spud.jpg

Citation

“Ceremonial Spud,” ARC@SMU, accessed August 16, 2022, https://arcsmu.omeka.net/items/show/35.