Late Classic Period Maya (Other Keyword)

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Terminal Classic Chert Use at Nohmul, Belize (2017)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Adrian Chase. Jonathan Paige.

Stone tools and debitage were recovered from Late to Terminal Classic contexts of the site Nohmul in 1978 as part of a dissertation project. Since then, Nohmul has been heavily damaged by a road contractor who used structures from the site as road fill. Additionally, the chert production economy in lowland Mesoamerica has become an issue of great debate. Nohmul is situated roughly 30 kilometers from the Northern Belize chert-bearing zone and 30 kilometers north of Colha, the argued center of...