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Scraper

Object Number:32-25-162
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Basket Maker (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
New Mexico
Lincoln National Forest
Eddy County
Last Chance Canyon
Near Carlsbad
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Locus: Large cave near Pumping Station, Last Chance canyon, West of Carlsbad, N.M.
Section:American
Materials:Chert
Height: 2 cm
Length: 3.8 cm
Width: 3.3 cm
Credit Line:The Texas and Southwest Expedition, E. B. Howard, 1932

Description

Roughly quadrangular scraper with one jagged, roughly chipped cutting edge. Thick in the center. Worked bifacially and the cutting edge is retouched. Brown stone.

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