Center for Archaeological Research
An archaeological survey of 35 acres in Converse, Texas, in northeastern Bexar County, relocated lithic site 4IBX63. Extensive shovel testing demonstrated that virtually no subsurface material was present. The surface site was collected and the chipped stone and raw material analyzed. The analysis suggests local chert cobbles were being selected for early and middle stages of tool manufacture at the site. A single diagnostic artifact, a Scallorn point, indicates that site use included the Late Prehistoric period.
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Gross, Kevin J.
"A Reevaluation of a Lithic Procurement Site (41BX63) in Converse, Bexar County, Texas,"
Index of Texas Archaeology: Open Access Gray Literature from the Lone Star State: Vol. 1997,
Article 7. https://doi.org/10.21112/ita.1997.1.7
Available at: https://scholarworks.sfasu.edu/ita/vol1997/iss1/7
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