Ultra Thin Knife
# 9429  

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#9429

Dimensions
5 1/4in x 1 3/4in

Age
11,000-10,000 B.P.

Material
Translucent Chalcedony

Provenance
Southern Colorado
Comments
A Large, Very Thin For The Size, Colorful, Visibly Aged And Repeatedly Use Sharpened, Exceptional Ultra Thin Knife That Exhibits Surface Frosting And Stone Coloration Patination, Evident U.V. Aged Bright Orange/Yellow Coloration Patination, Correct Early Broad Style Blade Flaking, Correct Material And Manufacture For The Area Found. Found By James Wayde Davis, In The San Luis Valley Salt Flats, West Of The Great Sand Dunes. The High Quality Material, 5-6mm Thickness, Thinner Mid Section, Found In High Folsom Occupation, Large Flaking And Style Blade Edge Sharpening Determines Type. This Is An Outstanding, Thin, Very Highly Collectible Example, Made Of Very Rare, Highly Translucent, Snowflake Style Chalcedony. Includes Dwain Rogers ( As An Archaic Knife ) And Ken Partain ( As Ultra Thin Knife ) Certificates Of Authenticity.