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A Shell Sandal Sole Gorget, Length 6 in.

Late Archaic Period, 4000-1000 B.C.
Kentucky
length 6 in.

This exceptional 3-hole Sandal Sole Gorget was found in a Kentucky cave.  It is covered with a very heavy encrustation of calcium carbonate. These rare gorgets mimic the classic Glacial Kame Sandal Sole Gorgets made from banded slate. 

Provenance:Collection History:
Gerber Collection Number: AG.SB162

Published:
Gerber, Art, The Art Gerber Story, 2007, pg. 172, fig. 7.112

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,998
02/05/2021

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