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Unusual Artifact

Unusual Artifact

March 8, 2017

Collector Ron Howard brought an interesting example of reworking to the Artifact Show. Not only has this point been reworked at the upper left, a second notch has been carefully added to the right-hand edge. Ron thinks small hinge fractures…

Chunkey Stone Donated

Chunkey Stone Donated

March 7, 2017

Special thanks to David Torgerson, one of the collectors at this year’s Artifact Show, who donated this chunkey stone to MVAC. It was found in a cornfield in the Stoddard, Wisconsin, area in the 1960s. Chunkey stones are the only…

Anonymous Donation to MVAC’s Education Endowment

December 20, 2016

MVAC just received some great news – a $3,000 anonymous donation has been made to MVAC’s Education Endowment!  In challenging economic times such as these, contributions to our Educational Endowment are particularly important and are especially appreciated.  Contributions such as…