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Object ID # 1969.076.001
Object Name Stone
Other Name Tool, Stone
Title Whetstone
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Long, flat, grey rectangular worked stone with "Stone used for sharpening knives, awls, needles, axes and spears, etc." written directly with black ink on it.
Provenance Unknown. Last owned by John J. Landen, the former Curator of the Owen Sound-Grey County Museum.

People who visited the museum in the late 1960s would sometimes send him items to add to the native people's gallery.
Collection First Nations, Archaeological Collection
Material Stone
Dimensions W-5.6 L-21.5 D-1.3 cm
Found Unknown
People Landen, John J.