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Object Number:68-22-189
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Alaska
Unalakleet
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Locus: House 3
S 7, W 4 - in middle floor
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Length: 1.1 cm
Width: 1.2 cm
Thickness: 0.3 cm
Credit Line:Alaska Unalaklett Expedition, Bruce Lutz, 1968

Description

Green, fine-grained rock with concoidal fracture. Edges straight and approximately perpendicular to base. Base slightly concave and has "ear" protruding form base-tang junction. Flakes driven off base parallel to longitudinal axis. Some polishing present on one surface. Flake scars not parallel to one another. Tip of artifact broken off.


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