From: Japan | Honshu | Kanagawa Prefecture | Yokohama

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number 2283
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Paleolithic (uncertain) | Jomon (uncertain) | Japanese
Provenience Japan | Honshu | Kanagawa Prefecture | Yokohama
Period Late Paleolithic (uncertain) | Jomon (uncertain)
Date Made Late Paleolithic, Japan - Jomon
Section Asian
Materials Stone
Technique Flaked | Chipped
Inscription Language English Language

Scraper, adze, or other type of tool. Flat with two sides which might serve as cutting edges. Unifacially chipped. Dark stone. Tool is similar in crudeness and unifacially chipped character to the unifacially chipped adzes of the Late Paleolithic and Jomon Periods. Like 2288, it has a ridge down one side. Their use is ambigious.

Credit Line Gift of Francis C. Macauley, Esq., 1890
Other Number None - Field No SF | None - Other Number

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