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Object ID 12.1286
Object Name Mammal remains
Other Name Bone
Material Bone
Description 2 bones fit together to form a slice of a cows lumbar vertebra, the 3rd fits with the others (articular facets and cut marks match), XL animal (cow?)
Dimensions W-11.71 L-13.3 cm
Provenance The Stanford University Archaeologist's Office summer 2012 dig pertained to the history of Searsville Dam and Reservoir and took place at the Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve on Stanford land in San Mateo County, California. The Dam keeper's house was one of the properties sought and thirty-five test pits were excavated in an area to the west and south of Searsville Dam. This item was from one of the test pits.
Found North America; United States; San Mateo County; Jasper Ridge Preserve
Site Name Dam Keeper
Site # SU-01
Unit DKF8N; DKF8C
Level 13
Feature 8
Excavated by Pedro Gonzalez; Koji Ozawa
Collector Laura Jones
Collection Archaeology - Dam Keeper Collection