logo
Open Tues–Sun, 10 am – 5 pm

Flaking Tool

Object Number:35-39-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pecos Cave Dweller
Provenience: United States of America
Texas
Culberson County
Guadalupe Mountains
Williams Cave
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: 1935
Early Date: 1935
Late Date: 1935
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Length: 5.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Malcolm Lloyd, Jr., 1935

Description

Fragment of worked bone used for pressure flaking to create stone tools. Curved at one end and flattened at the opposite end.

You may also be interested in these objects:


Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.