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Object Number:66-30-5
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Teotihuacan (uncertain)
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Valley of Mexico
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 200-900 CE
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 900
Section:American
Materials:Obsidian
Length: 14.5 cm
Width: 3.45 cm
Thickness: 0.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Carlo Gay, Teochita, Inc., 1966

Description

-4 to -13: 9 specimens of of green obsidian, translucent to partly opaque. All specimens exhibit a very regular bifacial parallel flaking lanceolate with convex base.

-5: 2 shallow notches (chips?) on one side, approx. regularly spaced 1/3 and 2/3 down length of one side only.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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