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These arrow points were collected from the Malone village site in Rice County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 2001 and 2005. The two on the top row are triangular points made of Smoky Hill silicified chalk, which outcrops in western Kansas and Nebraska. The three points on the bottom row are side-notched: the one on the left is made of Alibates flint, a silicified or agatized dolomite from the Canadian River valley in the Texas panhandle and the two on the right are made of local chert from the Flint Hills region. The Malone site is a Great Bend aspect (ancestral Wichita) village that had dense artifact deposits and numerous deep trash-filled storage pits.

Date: 1432-1651 CE

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Arrow Points from the Malone Site, 14RC5 - 1

Item Number: 474653
Call Number: 14RC5 2001.G & 2005.E Polson donations
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 474653

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