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Recognizing an Ancient Healer and his 11,100 year-old Medicine Bundle

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-02-05T17:36:43.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
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Data Source:
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Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Paleoindian Tradition and Windust, Cascade, Tucannon, Harder, and Piqunin Phases  Search this
Previous owner:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller agent:
Joseph E. Standley (J. E. Standley), Non-Indian, 1854-1940  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Chert, jasper, chalcedony, obsidian
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped, notched
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Snake River; Washington; USA
Date created:
10,000 BC-AD 1700
Catalog Number:
5/4110
Barcode:
054110.001
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e6ceeae0-262a-4b5b-8688-18f380adeea0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_58259
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Cascade and Paleoindian points

Culture/People:
probably Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Paleoindian and Cascade Phase Traditions  Search this
Previous owner:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller agent:
Joseph E. Standley (J. E. Standley), Non-Indian, 1854-1940  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Cascade and Paleoindian points
Media/Materials:
Jasper
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped, notched
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Snake River; Washington; USA
Date created:
8500-2000 BC
Catalog Number:
5/4110
Barcode:
054110.000
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws655bc85da-c327-4d4f-833b-36fbe3b3972a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_58258
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Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
possibly Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Paleoindian, Archaic, and Early Woodland Traditions  Search this
Previous owner:
George H. Budke (George Henry Budke), Non-Indian, 1868-1948  Search this
Mae M. Budke (Mrs. George H. Budke), Non-Indian, b. ca. 1866  Search this
Margaret Budke (Marke M. Budke), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Mae M. Budke (Mrs. George H. Budke), Non-Indian, b. ca. 1866  Search this
Margaret Budke (Marke M. Budke), Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
George H. Budke (George Henry Budke), Non-Indian, 1868-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Date created:
9000 BC–200 BC (Late Paleoindian to Early Woodland period)
Catalog Number:
21/5769
Barcode:
215769.004
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws652f98384-ca6f-4821-ac07-7df75c0d4f0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_230226
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
possibly Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Paleoindian and Archaic Traditions  Search this
Possible owner:
Robert A. Kercher (Robert Alvin Kercher), Non-Indian, 1919-2009  Search this
Donald O. Boudeman, Non-Indian, 1881-1949  Search this
Bernard F. Gabringer (B. F. Gabringer), Non-Indian, 1890-1988  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Edgar Burke, Non-Indian, 1889-1950  Search this
Donor:
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Clinton County; Ohio; USA
Date created:
11,500–3,000 BC (Early Paleoindian to Middle Archaic period)
Catalog Number:
21/9426
Barcode:
219426.000
See related items:
Middle Archaic Tradition (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65af7334f-f3bb-403f-a8a2-3446f3ee6eef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233808
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible owner:
Robert A. Kercher (Robert Alvin Kercher), Non-Indian, 1919-2009  Search this
Donald O. Boudeman, Non-Indian, 1881-1949  Search this
Bernard F. Gabringer (B. F. Gabringer), Non-Indian, 1890-1988  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Edgar Burke, Non-Indian, 1889-1950  Search this
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Donor:
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped, fluted
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
South Bay; Washington County; New York; USA
Date created:
10,000-8000 BC
Catalog Number:
22/277
Barcode:
220277.002
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws695310698-ce2c-4d9e-a407-78464947c3f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_389426
Online Media:

Barnes projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible owner:
Robert A. Kercher (Robert Alvin Kercher), Non-Indian, 1919-2009  Search this
Donald O. Boudeman, Non-Indian, 1881-1949  Search this
Bernard F. Gabringer (B. F. Gabringer), Non-Indian, 1890-1988  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Edgar Burke, Non-Indian, 1889-1950  Search this
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Donor:
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Object Name:
Barnes projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped, fluted
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
South Bay; Washington County; New York; USA
Date created:
11,500–8,000 BC (Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
22/277
Barcode:
220277.001
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dad3c60f-8045-45f9-9769-5f60d11c87ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_235076
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Paleoindian, Archaic, Woodland, and Mississippian Traditions  Search this
Seller:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Previous owner:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Excavator:
Clarence Bloomfield Moore (C.B. Moore), Non-Indian, 1852-1936  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Chert
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
McKee Island dwelling site, Tennessee River; Marshall County; Alabama; USA
Island Name:
McKee Island
Island Grouping:
Tennessee River Islands
Date created:
11,500 BC–AD 1600 (Paleoindian to Late Mississippian period)
Catalog Number:
17/2020
Barcode:
172020.000
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws679d0b6a5-f3e7-4b0c-aae0-491ae543d892
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_183840
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Raymond C. Vietzen, Non-Indian, 1907-1995  Search this
Robert A. Kercher (Robert Alvin Kercher), Non-Indian, 1919-2009  Search this
Dr. Edgar Burke, Non-Indian, 1889-1950  Search this
Donor:
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Surface; Wellington; Lorain County; Ohio; USA
Date created:
11,500–10,000 BC (Early to Middle Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
21/9672
Barcode:
219672.000
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws618e9f6a8-24bd-4b32-b78b-e15ef15d2ed2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233981
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
George A. Flournoy (George Alexander Flournoy), Non-Indian, 1868-1928  Search this
Anita Patterson Flournoy (Mrs. George A. Flournoy), Non-Indian, 1878-1952  Search this
Carnegie Public Library, 1904-1964  Search this
Seller:
Carnegie Public Library, 1904-1964  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Marion Eppley Memorial Fund  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Reelfoot Lake area; Fulton County; Kentucky; USA
Date created:
11,500-10,000 BC (Early to Middle Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
23/1019
Barcode:
231019.000
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bb981f02-75d6-4c43-a37d-0a426bb9f00e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_245261
Online Media:

Gainey-Bull Brook point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas W. Hamilton (T. W. Hamilton), Non-Indian, 1871-1955  Search this
Seller:
Thomas W. Hamilton (T. W. Hamilton), Non-Indian, 1871-1955  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Gainey-Bull Brook point
Media/Materials:
Knife River chert
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Green Lake; Green Lake County; Wisconsin; USA
Date created:
10,000–8000 BC (Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
6/8904
Barcode:
068904.000
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63f58281c-773d-4aae-a8e5-36cea4269c6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_74469
Online Media:

Dalton point and drill

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William J. Mackay, Non-Indian, 1852-1919  Search this
Donor:
William J. Mackay, Non-Indian, 1852-1919  Search this
Object Name:
Dalton point and drill
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Madison County; Illinois; USA
Date created:
10,500–8,000 BC (Late Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
8/7712
Barcode:
087712.002
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60bce75a5-6817-4360-9313-9625323a47ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_94215
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Paleoindian, Archaic and Woodland Traditions  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Chert, quartzite
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Suffolk; Suffolk City; Virginia; USA
Date created:
9000 BC–AD 1300 (Late Paleoindian to Late Woodland period)
Catalog Number:
19/4877
Barcode:
194877.000
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67646fe10-2ac2-4aff-a0f9-337ea6342040
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_207979
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
George H. Budke (George Henry Budke), Non-Indian, 1868-1948  Search this
Mae M. Budke (Mrs. George H. Budke), Non-Indian, b. ca. 1866  Search this
Margaret Budke (Marke M. Budke), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Mae M. Budke (Mrs. George H. Budke), Non-Indian, b. ca. 1866  Search this
Margaret Budke (Marke M. Budke), Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
George H. Budke (George Henry Budke), Non-Indian, 1868-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Date created:
10,000–8000 BC (Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
21/5769
Barcode:
215769.001
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6aa0cf1b1-15c7-48b4-adc2-56e3e67481a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_230223
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible owner:
Robert A. Kercher (Robert Alvin Kercher), Non-Indian, 1919-2009  Search this
Donald O. Boudeman, Non-Indian, 1881-1949  Search this
Bernard F. Gabringer (B. F. Gabringer), Non-Indian, 1890-1988  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Edgar Burke, Non-Indian, 1889-1950  Search this
Donor:
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Ashland County; Ohio; USA
Date created:
11,500–10,000 BC (Early to Middle Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
21/9401
Barcode:
219401.000
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6421a02e2-54e3-4626-9a2c-7a8734f3ed08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233782
Online Media:

Angostura point

Culture/People:
possibly Paleoindian or Early Archaic Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mrs. William M. Frazer, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Angostura point
Media/Materials:
Quartzite
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Near Albert Lea; Big Island, Albert Lea Lake; Albert Lea; Freeborn County; Minnesota; USA
Island Name:
Big Island
Date created:
8500–7500 BC (Paleoindian to Early Archaic period)
Catalog Number:
20/9799
Barcode:
209799.000
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6068fb318-c88a-4092-a965-1adb4f062f46
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_224066
Online Media:

Helton, Raddatz side-notched, and Meserve points

Culture/People:
probably Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Paleoindian, Archaic, and Woodland Traditions  Search this
Previous owner:
Blue Totem Antiques  Search this
Seller:
Blue Totem Antiques  Search this
Seller agent:
Carl Clausen, Non-Indian, 1883-1954  Search this
Rosa Clausen (Mrs. Carl Clausen), Non-Indian, 1902-1993  Search this
Object Name:
Helton, Raddatz side-notched, and Meserve points
Media/Materials:
Chert
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Keokuk County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
8500-500 BC
Catalog Number:
22/4335
Barcode:
224335.000
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c6332e1e-ff69-4550-9474-79537611b6f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_239343
Online Media:

Cumberland projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Otto John, Non-Indian, b. ca. 1885  Search this
Donor:
Otto John, Non-Indian, b. ca. 1885  Search this
Object Name:
Cumberland projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Warrensburg; Delaware County; Ohio; USA
Date created:
11,500–10,000 BC (Early to Middle Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
18/2657
Barcode:
182657.001
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws668f61ef0-f89c-4212-9c88-5f60874166e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_195303
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Raymond C. Vietzen, Non-Indian, 1907-1995  Search this
Robert A. Kercher (Robert Alvin Kercher), Non-Indian, 1919-2009  Search this
Dr. Edgar Burke, Non-Indian, 1889-1950  Search this
Donor:
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Chert
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Wellington; Lorain County; Ohio; USA
Date created:
11,500–10,000 BC (Early to Middle Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
21/9672
Barcode:
219672.001
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cfefe5f4-89cb-482c-84be-8e9c50e89943
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233982
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible owner:
Robert A. Kercher (Robert Alvin Kercher), Non-Indian, 1919-2009  Search this
Donald O. Boudeman, Non-Indian, 1881-1949  Search this
Bernard F. Gabringer (B. F. Gabringer), Non-Indian, 1890-1988  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Edgar Burke, Non-Indian, 1889-1950  Search this
Donor:
Minnie M. Schwab (Mathilde "Tilita" Burke Bradbury Schwab /Mrs. Robert H. Schwab), Non-Indian, 1891-1970  Search this
Alicita B. Lee (Mrs. Frederick S. Lee/Mrs. F. S. Lee), Non-Indian, 1903-1992  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Chert
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Clinton County; Ohio; USA
Date created:
11,500–10,000 BC (Early to Middle Paleoindian period)
Catalog Number:
21/9426
Barcode:
219426.001
See related items:
Paleoindian Tradition: Clovis (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws692e939b7-8b7e-4bbc-927d-ca423482a63a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233809
Online Media:

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