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The object came in a lot of 22 pieces that includes PC.B.235, 241, 244, 250, 251, 257, 258, 260, 261, 263, 264, 284, and 285. Only 14 of the 22 objects remains in the Bliss collection. Balser report that "All jades are practically from the same site (Old Line culture)..." (see May 27, 1953 letter in dealer''s files). Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). In this case there is a coincidence between the dossiers, Murillo Herrera, and Balser''s "Linea Vieja" atribution of the object (Linea Vieja is a subregion of the Caribbean Watershed culture/area). 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