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This drill fragment was recovered in 1994 by Kansas Historical Society archeologists at a Middle Ceramic period Pratt complex village in Pratt County. Drills were used to bore holes in softer material than the drill itself, such as hides, shell, wood, or soft stone. The drill is made of Smoky Hill silicified chalk, a type of chert that outcrops in western Kansas and Nebraska.

Date: 1300-1500 CE

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Drill Fragment from 14PT420 - 1

Item Number: 472461
Call Number: 14PT420-0-1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 472461

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