Species reidentification and burial-context analysis of 34 artifacts made from the cut-and-drilled mandibles and maxillae of coyotes, wolves, cougars, and bears recovered from Illinois Hopewellian mounds over the past century provide new perspectives on the variety of forms, mortuary associations, species-specific uses, and symbolic significance of these artifacts.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Place of Publication||[Champaign, IL]|
|Publisher||Illinois State Archaeological Survey, Prairie Research Institute|
|State||Published - 2015|
|Name||ISAS Studies in Archaeological Material Culture no. 3|