Turkeytail
# 8714  

$ 475.00


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#8714

Dimensions
124mm x 54mm

Age
4,000-2,500 B.P.

Material
Hornstone Chert

Provenance
Vermillion County Indiana
Comments
A Large Size, Thin, Anciently Aged, Well Made Fulton Style Turkeytail Blade That Exhibits Surface Sheen Aging And Stone Coloration Patination, Correct Cortex Style Base, Cortex Tip And Overall Shape, Aging In The Stem Notching, Correct Late Archaic/Woodland Style Blade Flaking, Aged Surface Soil Deposits, Visible Surface Patination, Correct Material And Manufacture For The Area Found. Ex-Robert Finch Collection. The Turkeytail Is Made By The Adena Culture, Often Being Found In Caches, And Made Of A Locally Found Hornstone Material. This Example Has Been "Killed" With 3 Pieces Glued. Includes A Ken Partain Certificate Of Authenticity.