Skeleton, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, Barbados

Source

Jerome Handler, personal slide collection ( copyright)

Description

Detail of torso and pelvic area of burial in situ; visible are copper bracelets on each arm and pipe bowl on pelvic area. See also other images, Newton Plantation and burial 72_extended on this site). For details on this burial and its associated artifacts see Handler, An African-Type Healer/Diviner and his Grave Goods, International Journal of Historical Archaeology (1997), Vol. 1, pp. 91-130. See also, image reference B72_extended.

Date Created

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Language

English

Rights

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Identifier

Bur72_torso
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