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Donor Name:
Harry M. Trowbridge  Search this
Site Name:
Craig Mound  Search this
Length - Object:
ca. 8.11 cm
Width - Object:
ca. 5.82 cm
Thickness - Object:
ca. 0.92 cm
Weight - Object:
ca. 50.1 g
Culture:
Prehistoric  Search this
Object Type:
Biface
Place:
Spiro, Le Flore County, Oklahoma, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1958
Notes:
Orginial Catalog Number: 2776 Style: Sword form - general Raw Material 2: Unknown Raw Material Source: Unknown Luster: LS1 Broken: Yes Shape/Form: Excurved Edge Modification: Bifacial thinning with bifacial secondary retouching only on one face. Alteration: Heat Manufacturing Notes: Asymmetrical longitudinally. Straighter edge is beveled. Use Trace: Polish on unretouched face opposite bevel. Scraping action seems likely. Would have to clean tool to tell for sure. Comments: Raw material has distinctive clear black dots sparsely distributed on the field. SCRAPING tool function from beveling morphology, shape, wear. Pink at tip. Part record 3 of 8
Record Last Modified:
1 Oct 2015
Site Number:
34LF40
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
228126
USNM Number:
A423174-2
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35cdd5a17-efde-4868-a14e-5e158d3f2c7c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8549616