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This complete bone awl was recovered from House 1 at the Markley site, a Smoky Hill Phase occupation site containing two or more houses. Awls such as this one are usually made from deer bone. They were used to make holes in soft material, like hides, and possibly in basket and pottery manufacturing.

Date: 1000-1500 CE

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Item Number: 453954
Call Number: 14OT308 71.138.1139 Whiteford donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 453954

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