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Shown are some of the artifacts collected from a lithic workshop and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1986. Those shown here were all made of Smoky Hill silicified chalk and include scrapers, bifaces, and modified flakes. Smoky Hill silicified chalk is often referred to as Smoky Hill Jasper and numerous other names. The chert outcrops in Gove County and many other western and north central Kansas counties. Shown here are some of the wide variety of colors found in this chert.

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Artifacts from a Lithic Workshop, 14GO405 - 1

Item Number: 447280
Call Number: 14GO405 1986.F Rogers donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 447280

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