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Flake

Object Number:605A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
New Jersey
Mercer County
Trenton
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Jasper
Technique:Chipped
Credit Line:Delaware River Valley Expedition, Charles C. Abbott, 1890

Description

From card: "These are flakes of jasper that have been secondarily chipped and used as knives. Many closely resemble the true flint flakes of Europe. See Lartet and Christy's 'Reliquiae Aquitanicae' and Evan's 'Ancient Stone Implements of Great Britain'."

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