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Object Number:NA9330
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ancestral Pueblo
Provenience: New Mexico
Rio Grande Region
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Basalt (uncertain)
Length: 30 cm
Width: 12 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Otto T. Mallery, 1921

Description

Elongated piece of roughly worked stone with an off-centered groove on one side, a rounded poll end, and pointed bit edge. One side is curved. Made from mafic igneous rock, perhaps basalt.

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