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Object ID 12.0320
Object Name Bead
Material Glass
Description Fragmented mold-pressed round-faceted glass bead. Perforation tapers. Opaque. Amber color in fracture lines. Facets worn and irregular. Mold seam visible.
Dimensions Dia-0.663 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 DK28
Level 3
Excavated by Max RoseFigura; Gabrielle Amberchan
Collector Laura Jones
Collection Archaeology - Dam Keeper