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Object Number:40-25-10
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Red Paint People
Provenience: United States of America
Maine
Penobscot County
Indian Island
Penobscot Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Locus: cache [uncertain]
burial [uncertain]
near Oldtown
Period: Late Archaic
Maritime Archaic
Moorehead Phase
Date Made: 3000 BCE - 1000 BCE
Section:American
Materials:Shale
Height: 3.5 cm
Length: 17.1 cm
Width: 4 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with Samuel W. Fernberger, 1940

Description

Sandy shale. Cross section, plano-convex; poll blunt and battered; edge straight and nicked by use.

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