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This biface, extremely small yet quite refined, was recovered during excavations at the Sharps Creek site at the 1993 Kansas Archeology Training Program. The Sharps Creek site is a Great Bend aspect village site in McPherson County. A biface is a chipped stone tool that has been modified on both faces, or sides. This example may have been manufacture on a chert type called Alibates agatized dolomite, which outcrops in the Texas panhandle at the Canadian River.

Date: 1500 CE-1800

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Diminutive Biface from the Sharps Creek Site, 14MP408 - 1

Item Number: 443611
Call Number: 14MP408-2346-2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 443611

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