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Catalog Number 200/582
Object Name Shaft
Description One fire stick (also labeled a hearth?). Piece of fire drill? from hearth?
Fragment of a stick that is smooth on one side and has two circular divits on the other side. The larger of these two divits has several large scorch marks around the edges that indicate its possible use as a platform for fire starting.
Site Name Coxcatlan Cave
Site # Tc 50
Material Plant Material
Collector MacNeish, Richard/Andover Foundation for Archaeological Res.
Lexicon sub-category Wood, Modified
Adopted By Carter Boyle
Place Mexico | Puebla | *County* | Coxcatlan