Animated Object of the Day: Carved Stone Beaver Effigy

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a carved stone beaver effigy form the collections of the  Virginia Museum of Natural History. This item was donated without any contextual information so the antiquity of this object is unclear, as are its cultural origins and place of manufacture.

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Categories: Animation of the day, figurine, Gallery, Virginia Museum of Natural History, zoomorphic | Tags: , | Leave a comment

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