Stanfield
# 9660  

$ 395.00


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#9660

Dimensions
135mm x 44mm

Age
10,000-8,000 B.P.

Material
Possibly A Type Of Kaolin Chert

Provenance
Stoddard County Missouri
Comments
A Large Size, Colorful, Nicely Percussion Flaked, Very Well Made Stanfield Blade That Exhibits Surface Aging Coloration And Overall Stone Patination, Correct Early Style Blade Flaking, Correct Rounded Corners And Overall Shape For The Type, Correct Material And Manufacture For The Area Found. Ex-Terry Sloan Collection. The Type Is Not To Be Confused With The Southern Stanfield Type Blades Or The Somewhat Similar Cobbs Blades. The Missouri Stanfield Is The Preform For Early Archaic Points, Such As The St. Charles Dovetail Point. The Type Is Illustrated In Perino Vol. # I, On Page # 360. Includes A Ken Partain Certificate Of Authenticity.