• Culture/People:

    probably Archaic Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Savannah River and Halifax spearpoints

  • Date created:

    4000-1000 BC

  • Place:

    Kittrell; Vance County; North Carolina; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Chert

  • Techniques:

    Flaked/chipped

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Henry Booth; purchased by George Heye in 1904.

  • Catalog number:

    776

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