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BLOOD RESIDUE ANALYSIS OF A FLAKE TOOL FROM DUSTY SHELTER (SITE 24RB1069) , MONTANA

Author(s): Kathryn Puseman

Year: 1993

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Summary

A flake tool from Dusty Shelter, Site 24RB1069, Montana, was analyzed for

possible blood proteins. Immunological studies have shown that blood residues

from a tool's surface can be identified using modified forensic procedures.

Blood residue analysis is used to help provide prehistoric subsistence

information and possible artifact task specificity.


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BLOOD RESIDUE ANALYSIS OF A FLAKE TOOL FROM DUSTY SHELTER (SITE 24RB1069) , MONTANA. Kathryn Puseman. 1993 ( tDAR id: 375450) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8M32TXC


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PRI Technical Report(s): 93-025

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