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Object ID 12.1430
Object Name Parasol
Material Metal
Description 8 spindles from a degraded parasol; large amount of spindle fragments.
Dimensions L-35.5 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.
Site Name Dam Keeper
Site # SU-01
Unit DKF8S
Level 8
Feature 8
Excavated by Pedro Gonzalez; Koji Ozawa; Fanya Becks; Lauren Conway
Collector Laura Jones
Collection Archaeology - Dam Keeper