Okadaira Shell Mound at Hitachi: Being an Appendix to Memoir Vol. 1, Part 1 of the Science Department Tki Daigaku (University of Tki).

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Tki diagaku, 1883 - Kitchen-middens - 22 pages
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Page 2 - ... peculiarity of the Florida mounds consists in the presence of gouges, chisels and other implements worked out of shell, generally the columella or axis of the large Strombus and Fasciolaria being used. Widely distributed evidences of cannibalism also occur. The Omori deposits are also specialized. First: by the presence of enormous quantities of pottery, of many different shapes, and of an almost infinite variety of ornamentation. Second: by the great scarcity of stone implements, and the absence...

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