Biface preform

Description
This object is known as a preform and represents a stage in the making of a type of stone tool called a biface. It has the same basic shape as the biface but when completed it would be smoother, thinner and more symmetrical, with sharp and strong edges.
Accession Loan No.
54/1948/63
Collection Class
Tools for farm and craft
Common Name
biface preform
Simple Name
biface
Full Name
biface preform
Dimensions
whole length 55 mm; whole W 28 mm
Production Area Region
N
Production Continent
America
Family Group

Material
stone
Function Name
tool
Collection Area Region
N
Collection Continent
America

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