Duho

A rare wooden "duho" was recovered from the site. It is one of the most unique objects found in Caribbean archaeology. Taino caciques used these wooden stools at all ceremonial functions. Fragment of wood from this one has been dated by radiocarbon to AD 1250-1410.


Last updated: 20 January 1997
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