Stone Tool: Bifacial Hoe

1983.04.0392

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Stone Tool: Bifacial Hoe   (1983.04.0392)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Agricultural T&E
  4. :
  5. Cultivation Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Mississippian, Paleolithic, Prehistoric, 8500-8200 BCE
Culture Native American

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 16.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 8.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 2.6 cm
Weight 450 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone--Chert
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information Yellowish Gray (5Y 8/1) -Main color. Dark Grayish Yellowish Brown (10YR 2/2) -2 dark spots. Strong Brown (7.5YR 4/8) -Rust coloration.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

See 1983.04.0001.

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Mrs. Reid Tombaugh
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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