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Collector:
J. D. Holland  Search this
Donor Name:
Estate Of John D. Holland  Search this
Object Type:
Stone
Place:
Warrick Township, Orange County, New York, United States, North America
Accession Date:
29 Dec 2016
Collection Date:
22 Mar 1995
Notes:
L-1156 (Walkill Chert): Provenience includes float/residuum. Collection includes raw material, outer surface, surrounding matrix, and naturally-weathered specimens.
L-1156 (Walkill Chert)
Walkill Chert, also known as Leithsville and Wallkill Valley Flint, is a glossy black chert. When weathered it becomes gray. It has calcite crystal inclusions. It has a glossy texture. Deposits are bedded in a limestone matrix.
Geology remarks: Epoch- Cambrian, Group- Kittatinny Supergroup, Form- Leithsville, Member- Walkill/Hamburg/Califon
Location remarks: Rudinski Farm, Warrick Township, Orange Co., New York; Sussex Co., Stillwater, New Jersey
Archaeology remarks: n.d.
Record Last Modified:
22 Nov 2019
Specimen Count:
18
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
2071475
USNM Number:
A598930-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3817ac735-2bd5-4439-8740-0c0946013613
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_12616497