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This scraper is made of Alibates agatized dolomite from the Canadian River valley in the Texas panhandle. Scrapers such as this would have been hafted on a handle and used to scrape hides. They would have required periodic resharpening. The scraper was recovered in 1994 by Kansas Historical Society archeologists at a Middle Ceramic period Pratt complex village in Pratt County. This scraper suggests either trade with people further south or travel by Pratt complex people to the Texas panhandle.

Date: 1300-1500 CE

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Item Number: 472442
Call Number: 14PT420-0-2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 472442

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