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This celt was recovered from a Mitchell County archeological site in 1975. This woodworking tool would have been made by grinding or pecking the stone into a general shape, followed by polishing. It would have been hafted onto a handle and required periodic resharpening.

Date: 1000-1500 CE

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Item Number: 506215
Call Number: 14ML306-8
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 506215

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