PHOTOS: Archaeologist Studies Artifact At Highline Historical Society Event
Phil LeTourneau, an Archaeologist with the King County Historic Preservation Program, studies an artifact brought in for examination at last Saturday’s Highline Historical Society “Treasure Hunt” antiques appraisal, held at the Ruth Dykeman Children’s Center Gym in Burien.
Burke Museum Archaeologists Bob Kopperl and Laura Phillips are in the background.
Closeup of the artifact being examined.
People were invited to bring their treasures in and have them appraised.
“Among the artifacts brought in that day were arrowheads and other ancient stone tools, fossils, traditional Native American baskets and drums, as well as various carved figurines,” said Barbara McMichael of the society.
Photos Courtesy the Highline Historical Society (we’re members – join here).