What is it about?

Obsidian is a very important material for prehispanic communities in the northwest Mexico/American Southwest, so to know the provinience of this material help us to stablish posible scenarios of movility in that time and space of human coomunities.

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Why is it important?

To establish movility patterns in prehispanic times and to see how they interact with the landscape and with other human groups.


Hope that this paper contribute to enhance the knowledge of this still unknow region of northwest Mexico, and more research is conducted here.

PhD emiliano gallaga

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This page is a summary of: Obsidian Provenance Data Reveals New Insights into Archaic Lifeways in Chihuahua, Mexico, Lithic Technology, August 2019, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/01977261.2019.1654291.
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