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This hematite artifact was recovered from the Fanning site in Doniphan County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1981. Hematite is a relatively soft and fine-grained mineral form of iron oxide. The artifact has been polished and shaped on all of its sides. It use is unknown. The Fanning site was a Late Ceramic to early Contact Period Kansa village.

Date: 1500-1700 CE

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Hematite Artifact from the Fanning Site, 14DP1 - 1

Item Number: 508583
Call Number: 14DP1 1981.B.160
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 508583

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