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Catalog Number 149/865
Object Name Blade
Description One chipped stone unifacial flake knife/scraper. Grayish sand color chert with dark and light bands throughout. Field label fixed with adhesive marked with the character perhaps reads 'J'. Rounded tip, curved shape (dorsal fin shaped). Uneven depth. Thin black streaks across the grain of the stone. Backside of object is much darker than the front.
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