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Catlinite

Object Number:29-42-730
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cliff Dweller
Provenience: Southeastern Utah
Canyon
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Catlinite
Length: 7.3 cm
Width: 5.4 cm
Thickness: 1.27 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Charles D. Hazzard; subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1896

Description

Flat piece of catlinite, tapered to an edge at one end. Probably used on the end of a digging stick to which it was hafted.

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