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Flaking tool

Museum number:
1-19450
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.477 and Acc.477A
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Reddish brown flint.
Donor:
Ishi
Collection place:
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; San Francisco; San Francisco
Culture or time period:
Yana
Maker or artist:
Ishi
Collection date:
1912
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1914 and 1915
Context of use:
Used in flaking obsidian.
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Loans:
S1962-26: California State Indian Museum (November 15, 1962–October 1, 1964), S1966-1967 #9: Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo (October 10, 1966–December 17, 1966), and S1969-1970 #64: California State University, Chico (December 31, 1969–August 31, 1970)
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