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These drills or perforators were recovered from excavations during the 1977 and 1978 Kansas Archeology Training Programs at the Tobias site in Rice County. The Tobias site is a Late Ceramic period proto Wichita village site that had dense artifact deposits (including chain mail), house remains and numerous deep trash-filled storage pits. It is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Drills were used to bore holes in materials softer than the drill itself, such as hides, shell, wood, or soft stone.

Date: 1400-1600 CE

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Item Number: 313823
Call Number: 14RC8-6110; 14RC8-6304; 14RC8-36241; 14RC8-82-1; 14RC8-164-26; 14RC8-211-135
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 313823

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