Country of Origin/Culture: Ohio USA/Adena (Mound Builders). Approx Age Range: 1000 BCE 200 BCE.The Adena culture was a Pre-Columbian Native American culture that existed from 1000 to 200 BCE, in a time known as the early Woodland Period. The Adena culture refers to what were probably a number of related Native American societies sharing a burial complex and ceremonial system.
The Adena lived in a variety of locations, including: Ohio, Indiana, West Virginia, Kentucky, and parts of Pennsylvania and New York. The piece is a stone spud pendant and is a very rare piece that probably adorned the chest of a an ancient Adena warrior. The piece has a wonderful patina with obvious signs of age and no modern tooling.
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The item "Ancient Pre-Columbian Native Stone Spud Pendant Adena Culture Mound Builder" is in sale since Saturday, March 31, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\The Americas". The seller is "ancientoriginsboutique" and is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
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