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18QU28 Bennett’s Point

Context: Test Unit IB2a, ER #72A, Lot 144. Plow zone with rubble over wall inside house.

Site Date Range: c. 1675-1765

Metal: Ferrous alloy

Length: 3.7” (9.4cm)

Spine Thickness: 0.2” (5.6 mm)

The pinching tips of this smoker’s companion are partially missing and the spring is gone, but the tamper and disk-shaped scraper/grip are complete. In the x-ray, a slight notch appears to be present on the bottom of the tool in front of the joint.