Any time that I get to work alongside Dr. Suzanne Eckert is always a treat; so when I received an invitation to visit the Arizona State Museum at the University of Arizona to scan some ceramics for an upcoming pilot project with her, we made it happen. The vessels in question have a beveled rim/lip, and we will be looking into various ways of using the 3D data to expand upon current dialogues regarding the extent of this practice. And yes folks, those gloves are really purple.
In addition to the ceramics, I was also able to scan a selection of Clovis points from the Murray Springs and Naco sites. All of the scans will be made available in an open access format soon.
Photos courtesy of the Arizona State Museum at the University of Arizona.