Blade

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Object Name: 
Blade
Accession Number: 
59.7.1 F
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 3.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Primary Description: 
Smokey-grey obsidian; worked from chips or nodules, long triangular blade with small worked tang at base.
Provenance: 
Tilton, William G., Source
1959-05-06
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 286-287, #869; BIB# 29547