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Gray banded slate
Gift of Marygrove College
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Marygove College (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
1952-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
North American, Native American, Bar-Weight, between 1000 BCE and 600 CE, gray banded slate. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Marygrove College, 52.224.6.
North American, Native American