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These two knives were donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1991. The lighter colored knife has been heat-treated to improve its knapping qualities. The base was notched so that it might be hafted onto a handle. Both knives could have essentially served as bifaces and further thinning and refinement of the chert might have turned them into projectile points.

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Item Number: 443328
Call Number: 14LV 1991.C.1 and .2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 443328

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