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Scraper

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Object Number:29-183-12
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Jomon
Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Samani
Period: Jomon
Date Made: Jomon
Early Date: -10500
Late Date: -400
Section:Asian
Materials:Obsidian
Technique:Flaked
Length: 5.8 cm
Width: 2.2 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:None - Field No SF

Description

Stemmed scraper. One edge bifacially retouched and other edge is unifacially retouched. Wide stem. Black obsidian. Stemmed scrapers were found throughout the Jomon period. Stemmed scrapers include 29-183-2, 29-183-3, 29-183-10, 29-183-12 and 29-183-26. This type was especially prevalent in northern Japan.

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