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Object ID 1927.070
Object Name Fid
Collection Native American
Credit line DHS Collection
Date circa 6000-1000 BC
Description Native American granite fid, probably from the mid to late Archaic Period (6000-1000 BC), that has a slightly curved shape that tapers to a point at one end. The tool is broken into two pieces.
Dimensions W-2 L-6.5 inches
Dimension Details overall greatest dimensions; width at widest point.
Subjects Archaeology
Indians of North America
Search Terms Native Americans
Stone Tools
Fids
Archaic Period
Material Limestone