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Circa 800-1000 AD
Obsidian is a silica-rich volcanic rock formed by the very rapid cooling of viscous acid lava. It is used by the Maya for razor sharp knives that resemble scalpels, as well as for objects of adornment.
|Height||8.50 cm||(3.35 inches)|