Wupatki_20091123_445.jpg Carved Bone Gaming PieceThumbnailsBone Awl or Hairpin
Cultural Period: Ancestral Puebloan (Wupatki Pueblo, A.D. 1130 – A.D. 1260)

Description: Bone awl or hairpin carved at one end. The carving could be a feather, an arrow point, or the rattle of a rattlesnake. Although not broken, this piece was found in the trash of Wupatki Pueblo.

Dimensions: 9.6 cm long (3.78 in).

Collection: On display at Wupatki National Monument (catalog card).
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Author
Dan Boone/Ryan Belnap, Bilby Research Center, Northern Arizona University
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Wupatki_20091123_445.jpg
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NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D200
Make
NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D200
DateTimeOriginal
2009:11:23 14:52:46
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f/32.0