Mineral Springs
# 8450  

$ 3,000.00


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#8450

Dimensions
155mm x 43mm

Age
1,300-1,000 B.P.

Material
Edwards Chert

Provenance
Pope County Arkansas ( Southern Area Near The Arka
Comments
A Large Size, Exceptionally Well Made, Mineral Springs Blade That Exhibits Surface Aging Coloration And Stone Patination, Correct Basal Thinning, Correct Large Percussion Flaking, Aged Small Basal Side Notches, Correct Overall Shape, Polished Carry And Use Wear, Aged Mineral Deposits, Correct Type Material & Manufacture For The Area Found. This Outstanding Example Is A Mortuary Offered, In As Made Condition, Caddo Period Artifact, Possibly Used As A Side Corded Dance Blade! Ex-Chalmer Lynch, Clem Caldwell And Kevin Pipes Collections! Includes A Tom Davis ( Grade 10 ) And Ken Partain Certificates of Authenticity!