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This handle sherd was recovered from the Sharps Creek site during the 1993 Kansas Archeological Training Program. The Sharps Creek site was a Great Bend aspect village site in McPherson County that was occupied during the Late Ceramic period. This wide strap handle has four deeply incised lines as decoration. It was molded to the top of the vessel rim, but riveted to the vessel at its base.

Date: 1500 CE-1800

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Item Number: 443334
Call Number: 14MP408-307-1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 443334

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