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A Remarkable Cougar Effigy Gorget from Clinton County, Ohio

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Title: A Remarkable Cougar Effigy Gorget from Clinton County, Ohio
Creators: Murphy, James L., 1941-
Contributors: Morton, James L.
Keywords: Steatite effigy gorget (Clinton Co., Ohio)
Prehistoric cougar jaw effigy
Issue Date: 1984
Publisher: Archaeological Society of Ohio
Citation: James L. Murphy and James L. Morton, "A Remarkable Cougar Effigy Gorget from Clinton County, Ohio," Ohio Archaeologist 34, no. 2 (Spring 1984): 4-5.
Abstract: An unusual steatite gorget fashioned in the form of a cougar jaw is illustrated from the Richardson Collection, Clinton Co., Ohio. Comparison to Adena cut animal maxilla masks suggest that the artifact is Early Woodland in age.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1811/38915
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