Center for Archaeological Research
In 1974, the late Dennis Puleston excavated a hafted stone artifact from the mucky fill of an ancient canal near San Antonio, Orange Walk District, in northern Belize. The artifact consists of several pieces of a wooden handle and a large chipped stone biface originally set in a mortise haft through the handle.
Shafer, Harry J. and Hester, Thomas R.
"An Ancient Maya Hafted Stone Tool from Northern Belize,"
Index of Texas Archaeology: Open Access Gray Literature from the Lone Star State: Vol. 1986
, Article 24.
Available at: http://scholarworks.sfasu.edu/ita/vol1986/iss1/24
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