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Object ID 12.0432
Object Name Ceramic sherd
Other Name Transferware sherd
Material Ceramic
Description porcelain curved sherd with blue transferware floral design on exterior and clear glaze over all
Dimensions L-1.6 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 DK19A
Level 1
Excavated by Dave Daly; Samantha Amberchan
Collector Laura Jones
Collection Archaeology - Dam Keeper