Spiro Blade
# 8400  

$ 7,500.00


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#8400

Dimensions
8 3/8in x 2 1/4in

Age
800-1,400 A.D.

Material
Kay County Chert

Provenance
LeFlore County Oklahoma
Comments
A Large Size, Thin, Exceptionally Well Made, Base Notched Ceremonial Spiro Blade That Exhibits Overall Surface Aging And Stone Coloration Patination, Aging In The Base Notches, Aged Mineral Deposits, Correct Style Flaking,Correct Material And Manufacture For The Area. Found At The Great Temple Mound (Craig Mound) In The Spiro Complex. Ex-Macy Hallock, Len Weidner And Mike Kiel Collections. This Exceptional Blade Was Ceremoniously Killed, With Both Pieces Later Reunited! This Blade Has Been In Storage Since 1972. Includes A Ken Partain Certificate Of Authenticity!