Bat Creek Tablet

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Specimen Count
1
The so-called "Bat Creek Stone." A COPY (CAST) WAS MADE OF THIS OBJECT- SEE CATALOG # A134902A.
Selected references: Thomas, Cyrus. 1894. Bureau of [American] Ethnology Annual Report for 1890-1891. 12: fig. 273. Mainfort, Robert C., Jr., and Mary L. Kwas, 1991, "The Bat Creek Stone: Judeans in Tennessee?," Tennessee Anthropologist 16(1):1-19. Mainfort, Robert C., Jr., and Mary L. Kwas, 1993, "The Bat Creek Fraud: A Final Statement," Tennessee Anthropologist 18(2):87-93. McCarter, P. Kyle, Jr., 1993, "Let's Be Serious About the Bat Creek Stone," Biblical Archaeology Review 19(4):54-55, 83. Mainfort, Robert C., Jr., and Mary L. Kwas, 1993, "Archaeologists Remain Unconvinced, Biblical Archaeology Review 19(6):18, 76. Mainfort, Robert C., Jr., and Mary L. Kwas, 2004, "The Bat Creek Stone Revisited: A Fraud Exposed," American Antiquity 69(4):761-9.
Record Last Modified
22 Jan 2015
Topic
Archaeology
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
Site Name
Tipton Mound 3
Donor Name
Bureau Of American Ethnology
Collector
John W. Emmert
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Place
Loudon County, Tennessee, United States, North America
Accession Date
1891-Feb-09
Object Type
Tablet
Accession Number
024012
USNM Number
A134902-0