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These four gunflints were found on the surface of a multicomponent camp or village site in Elk County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1972. Gunflints were used to generate a spark in a flintlock musket or pistol and as strike-a-lights for lighting a fire. These blade gunflint have a single dorsal arris and were quarried and manufactured in southern England.

Date: 1700-1850

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Gunflints from 14EK302 - 1

Item Number: 446145
Call Number: 14EK302 72.14.393 through .396
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 446145

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