Adena Flaked Knife
# 9444  

$ 135.00


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#9444

Dimensions
101mm x 52mm

Age
3,000-1,200 B.P.

Material
Quartzite Slate

Provenance
Pope County Arkansas
Comments
A Large Size, Unique, Visibly Aged And Anciently Used, Adena Period Flaked Knife That Exhibits Surface Oxidation Aging And Stone Coloration Patination, Visible Aged Soil And Mineral Surface Deposits, Ancient Surface Polishing Manufacture, Correct Woodland Style Shape And Blade Flaking, Correct Material And Manufacture For The Area Found. Ex-Jeff Wilson Collection. Found Near The Illinois Bayou, North Of The Town Of Russellville, Arkansas, In Pope County, Arkansas. This Example Was Possibly Originally A Polished Gorget Blank, Never Being Drilled And Later Edge Flaked And Used As A Knife. Includes A Ken Partain Certificate Of Authenticity.