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Flake

Object Number:578B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Texas
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Flint
Technique:Chipped
Length: 8 cm
Width: 5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Francis C. Macauley, 1889

Description

Oval tool, likely a hand axe, with one end pointed and two cutting edges. One curved edge is roughly chipped and one straight edge is more finely chipped. Thick in the center. Brown and white stone with cortex on one side.

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