Flint point with parallel, slightly convex edges tapering to a point. The base is slightly concave. Both faces are modified by invasive flat, sub-parallel retouch originating from the edges. Following retouch the piece has been thinned on both sides by the removal of a flake, also known as a 'flute' along the long axis, originating from the base.
- Found/Acquired: Arizona
- (Americas,North America,United States of America,Arizona (state))
- Length: 85.5 millimetres
- Width: 29.8 millimetres
- Depth: 0.75 millimetres
2015-2016 May-May, HOTW, tbc. PROMISED
2014-2015 Dec-Mar, HOTW, tbc. PROMISED
2014 Apr-Aug, HOTW,Manarat Al Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi
2010-2011, London, BM/BBC, 'A History of the World in 100 Objects'
1999 25 Jun-Present, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The First Americans / Hopewell Pipes from Mound City, Ohio"
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: BCR170547
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