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Catalog Number 149/857
Object Name Preform
Description One chipped stone forward end of unfinished point. The projectile point was never completed. One face is much darker than the other that is gray with a black streak going across the width of the stone. The other side is much lighter with some black spots but mostly a dark yellow. The tip is rounded. The base of the artifact is broken off. There is a patch of bees wax on the lighter face.
Site Name Bull Brook
Site # 19-ES-80
Material Stone
Date 10,600 - 11,000 BP (radiocarbon years)
Excavated by Eldridge, William
Lexicon sub-category Stone, Chipped
Adopted By Quinn and Susan Rosefsky
Place United States | MA | Essex | Ipswich