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These abraders were recovered from Doniphan County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1981. Archeologists call these abraders groundstone tools as they are shaped by grinding. The sandstone abraders could be used as pairs, one on each side, to smooth a wood shaft or individually to sharpen or smooth other items. The Fanning site was a Late Ceramic to early Contact Period village occupied by the Kansa.

Date: 1500-1700 CE

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Abraders from the Fanning Site, 14DP1 - 1

Item Number: 508622
Call Number: 14DP1 1987.E.94 & 1987.E.95
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 508622

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