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This knife was excavated in 1972 from a campsite in Johnson County. The site dates to what Archeologists call the Early Ceramic period. The knife may have been used for other purposes such as scraping or as a perform for a future tool. It is probably made from Flint Hills chert.

Date: 2000-1000 years ago

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Item Number: 307846
Call Number: 14JO14-521
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 307846

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