Prehistoric Gorget — Kentucky


  • Size: about 4″ x 1-3/4″ x 1/2
  • Size of carved hole: about 8 mm in diameter
  • Weight: 3.5 oz.
  • Age: Prehistoric/no specific information
  • Origin: Cumberland River, Kentucky
  • Treatments: none; handcarved

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Prehistoric Gorget — Kentucky

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A Prehistoric Artifact Gorget from Kentucky. This artifact was often used as a necklace, worn upon the throat or chest. Gorget is derived from the word “gorge” meaning throat.

This artifact is from the Dr. Alston Weaver Collection; circa 1930.

This piece measures about 4″ x 1-3/4″ x 1/2, and weighs 3.5 ounces.

Item pictured is the item that will be received and will come with an information label.


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Additional information

Weight0.4 oz
Dimensions5 × 2.5 × 1 in


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