Base Tang Knife
# 9428  

$ 395.00


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#9428

Dimensions
148mm x 39mm

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

Material
Edwards Plateau Chert

Provenance
Central Texas
Comments
A Large Size, Long, Narrow, Visibly Aged And Anciently Used Base Tang Knife, That Exhibits Surface Sheen Aging And Stone Coloration Patination, Aging In The Basal Tang Notches, Correct Late Archaic Style Blade Flaking, Aged Surface And Mineral Deposits, Correct Blade Edge Sharpening Use Wear And Reduction, Correct Basal Configuration And Overall Shape, Correct Material And Manufacture For The Area Found. This Example Somewhat Resembles The Later Period San Saba Blade Due To The Small Basal Notching. This Is A Collectible Artifact, Displaying Aged Repeated Ancient Use Wear. Includes Dwain Rogers And Ken Partain Certificates Of Authenticity.