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This celt was made by pecking a hard stone into a rough shape and then grinding and polishing it into its final shape. Following that it could have been inserted into a handle or simply hand-held and used as a woodworking tool. The celt was donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1925.

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Item Number: 442151
Call Number: 25.43.2044 Brower donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 442151

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