Ancient Antique PA Native American Indian Hardstone Fish Net Weight Sinker yqz Large Biconial Drilling

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It measures approx. 3 1/2" x 4" x 3/4" - GOOD LUCK!!We found the following description on the oregonhistoryproject site (Great Site) describing the use of sinker stones in the Northwest, we assume it would be much the same in Pennsylvania.Sometimes, fishers fastened perforated stones to the bottom of fishing nets extending into the river from shore. The nets were suspended from wooden floats to keep them taut in the force of the river’s current. These early gill nets ensnared fish by allowing them to swim part way through, then forcing them to back out of the net to escape. Once fish backed their gills into the nets, they became trapped by the net until they were removed by the waiting fisherman. Sinker stones were also used as anchors for boats and traps and as dragging-weights used to wear down fish caught on ...keep scrolling there are 8 pictures and more description beneath the photos below! Click on any photo to see it in its original size in a separate tab. hook and line. 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