The Penn Museum is temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19. Learn more.
logo

Spearhead

Object Number:40-25-34
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Red Paint People
Provenience: United States of America
Maine
Penobscot County
Indian Island
Penobscot Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Locus: cache [uncertain]
burial [uncertain]
near Oldtown
Period: Late Archaic
Maritime Archaic
Moorehead Phase
Date Made: 3000 BCE - 1000 BCE
Section:American
Materials:Chert
Technique:Chipped
Height: 0.7 cm
Length: 13.2 cm
Width: 3.3 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with Samuel W. Fernberger, 1940

Description

Chert. Stem tanged, notched; blade thin with convex edges.

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org