The Obsidian Artifacts of Quelepa,

  • EL SALVADOR, Geoffrey E. Braswell
  • Published 2010


Nearly 600 obsidian artifacts dating from about 200 B.C . to A.D. 950 at Quelepa, El Salvador, are assigned to geological source areas using visual criteria and an abbreviated neutron activation analysis (NAA) technique. This combined methodology affords highly accurate results, is inexpensive, and allows large collections to be sourced. Results of lithic… (More)


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@inproceedings{SALVADOR2010TheOA, title={The Obsidian Artifacts of Quelepa,}, author={EL SALVADOR and Geoffrey E. Braswell}, year={2010} }