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Object ID 12.1454
Object Name Nail
Material Metal
Description 6 Cut Nails, 8 Shaft Fragments, 1 Head Fragment (Selected sample, least corroded/best representative in unit bag)
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.
Site Name Dam Keeper
Site # SU-01
Unit DK8B+C
Level 2
Excavated by Koji Ozawa, Natalie Palter
Collector Laura Jones
Collection Archaeology - Dam Keeper