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Flint, Gillespie County, Texas

Location: Gap Creek
County: Gillespie County, Texas
Chemical formula: SiO2 (microcrystalline quartz)
Specimen size: 5 x 4 x 2.5 inches
Specimen weight: 562 grams
Collection reference: TMM 1586
In the collection of the Jackson School of Geosciences at the University of Texas at Austin.

Brown flint prehistoric arrowhead points (Nolan type) have been recorded from Gillespie County.

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