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Indian drill

Object Number: 
1906.15
Date: 
1500-1700
Medium: 
Flint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1/2 in. ( 6 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Flint drill; black flint; cylindrical base narrows to thin point.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this drill was found in 1845 at Flushing in Queens, New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Meredith Howland
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group