Spearhead or Knife

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Object Name: 
Spearhead or Knife
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
62.7.1 C
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.9 cm, W: 2.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1500
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Primary Description: 
Spearhead or knife, smokey-grey obsidian, pressure flaked on both sides. Serrated edge. Long triangular form with rounded base.
Provenance: 
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Source
1962-09-20
Conservation of Glass (1989) p. 1, fig. 1.1; BIB# 24726