University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:44-17-10
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: California (State)
Fresno County
Tranquillity
Tranquillity Site
Culture Area: California (Culture Area)
Locus: Excavated area at adjoining sides of Square 10Z and 10AA
Period: Early Horizon (uncertain)
Middle Horizon (uncertain)
Date Made: 2500BC-AD500
Early Date: -2500
Late Date: 500
Section:American
Materials:Obsidian
Technique:Chipped
Length: 2.5 cm
Width: 1.7 cm
Thickness: 0.6 cm
Credit Line:California Tranquility Site Expedition; Linton Satterthwaite and Malcolm Lloyd, 1944
Other Number:A 29 - Field No SF

Description

Fragment includes part of base. Undoubtedly on surface of "pink consolidated soil" at base of white sand, within 5.00 meters of stake 11AA. Vertical position not noted in field catalogue.


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