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Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Material:
Quartz
Culture:
Archaic  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Potomac Tidewater area, North America, United States, Virginia
Description:
This object is part of the Education and Outreach collection, some of which are in the Q?rius science education center and available to see.
Notes:
White quartz biface with a triangular blade, straight stem, and straight base. Overall measurements are approximately 4.5 cm long and 1.8 cm at its widest point. One side of the biface is relatively straight from tip to base; one side has a notched stem. Probably used as a projectile point.
Number of objects in this record:
1
Record Last Modified:
14 Jan 2020
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
USNM Number:
EO2013
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10000018