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These four scrapers represent just a few of the many that were collected from Elk County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1959. All four are made of Alibates chert, a colorful chert from the Texas panhandle. The scrapers may have been hafted onto a handle and used to scrape hides. They would have required periodic resharpening.

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Item Number: 312192
Call Number: 14EK 59.188.11, 59.188.26, 59.188.37, 59.188.70
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 312192

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