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These five Harahey knives were recovered from the Buresh Site, 14SR303, a Middle Ceramic village site in Sumner County. Harahey knives are diamond shaped and sharpening and resharpening causes them to be alternately beveled. The pink color is a result of being heat-treated, a technique to improve the knappability of the Permian chert.

Date: 1000 CE-1500 CE

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Item Number: 312250
Call Number: 14SR303-115 Fea 37; 14SR303-137 Fea. 80; 14SR303-394 Fea. 92; 14SR303-1180 Fea. 21; 14SR303-2028 Fea. 175
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 312250

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