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Bifacially thinned Mississippian flint face effigy blade / Mississippian

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Blade, Mississippian Flint Face: Bifacially thinned blade shaped as an effigy face. This is a most uncommon artifact.

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Title(s): 
Bifacially thinned Mississippian flint face effigy blade
Culture: 
Mississippian
Date: 
700-1600 CE
Period: 
Mississippian
Place: 
Humphreys, Tennessee
Materials/Techniques: 
Stone -- Dover flint
Classification: 
Accession No: 
61.1551
Department: 
On View

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