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This pipestone pendant or ornament fragment was excavated during the 2019 Kansas Archeology Training Program field school at the Tobias site in Rice County. The soft, fine-grained composition of the pipestone enabled the carver to shape, smooth, and drill a hole in the piece. The Tobias site is a Great Bend aspect (ancestral Wichita) village that had dense artifact deposits, house remains, and numerous deep trash-filled storage pits. The site is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Date: 1400-1700 CE

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Pipestone Pendant Fragment from the Tobias Site, 14RC8 - 1

Item Number: 474684
Call Number: 14RC8-2000-5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 474684

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