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Whetstone

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Object Number:53-54-204
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Knight Island
Yakutat Bay
Old Town
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Locus: Mound C, Lower level, depth 14", dark rocky midden
Period: Old Town I
Section:American
Materials:Siltstone
Length: 4.1 cm
Width: 2.9 cm
Thickness: 1.8 cm
Credit Line:University Museum / Bryn Mawr College Expedition to Alaska; Frederica de Laguna, 1953
Other Number:671 - Field No SF

Description

Ends of bar whetstones, fragment. Very smooth. Gray siltstone, 8 pieces glued. All but 2 edges ground off to form extra faces.

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