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This awl was recovered during excavations at the 1986 Kansas Archeology Training Program at the Thompson site in Rice County. The site, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was a Great Bend aspect village site occupied during the Late Ceramic Period. Awls were used as a perforating tool in soft materials, like hides, and possibly in basket and pottery manufacture.

Date: 1500 CE-1800

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Bone Awl from the Thompson Site, 14RC9 - 1

Item Number: 443244
Call Number: 14RC9-696-69
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 443244

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