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  Ancient Indian arrowheads and Artifacts from the Columbia River in Washington and Oregon.  
  Artifacts from the Columbia River areas have long been known to be made of some  
  of the absolute best and most colorful material to be found anywhere in the world !  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR696 A somewhat crude mottled burgundy, red, Recovered on the 30.00
  orange, tan and brown petrified wood hand- Columbia River  
  held (as opposed to hafting) Cascade Knife in Oregon  
  blade. It's well flaked, mostly around the edges     
  and has an interesting form with finger rest areas    
  on both faces. It has the original striking     
  platform on the end of the base. (Photos 6 & 7)    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR10 A yummy horizontally banded red, Recovered on the 22.00
  yellow, pink and honey colored agate Columbia River in  
  Rabbit Island dart point fairly well flaked Washington  
  on both faces in a rushed, random fashion    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR17 An interesting off-white, red, blue-gray Recovered on the 18.00
  and brown diagonally banded petrified Columbia River in  
  wood Paddle Drill. It's fairly well flaked Washington  
  on both faces with a large "step" on the    
  base (photo 6)    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR18 A light green, red and tan agate Recovered on the 18.00
  Cottonwood Leaf dart point, crudely and Columbia River in  
  hurriedly flaked on both faces. It retains a  Washington  
  30% section of the original host stone's rind    
  on the lower portion of side B. (photo 4)    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR30 A semi-translucent tan and rose-colored Recovered on the 18.00
  agate Columbia Plateau arrowhead   Columbia River in  
  thoroughly flaked on both faces with a median Washington  
  ridge on side A. The very end of one tang and    
  the stem were anciently chipped away    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR226 Now this one's really different... A frosty Skamania Co. 40.00
  off-white and orange agatized wood Snake WA  
  River Dart point, made on an "arching" flake    
  and heavily beveled on the right side to    
  compensate and balance a "twist" which was    
  evident in the original flake. Side B has 95%    
  of the original flake's surface showing and is     
  only pressure flaked around the blade edges.    
  The base is sheared. Ex: Rod Brown  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR688 A mottled light brown chert Shaniko Recovered on the Columbia 30.00
  Stemmed hafted knife form which has River west of the Dalles, OR  
  had one ear anciently removed from    
  resharpenings. Flaking patterns are    
  subdued owing to the nature of the host    
  stone and it has the original striking    
  platform on the end of the base. It also    
  has reddish coloration to the stem    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR692 A mottled brown petrified wood  Recovered on the 30.00
  Cascade Knife / Drill form, mostly Columbia River near  
  knapped only around the edges,  Arlington, OR  
  as most petrified wood pieces are    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR5 A small and delicate light gray chert Recovered on the 15.00
  Rose Springs side-notched arrowhead Columbia River in  
  thoroughly flaked on both faces. One Washington  
  tang is missing from ancient resharpening    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR11 A purple and dark gray chert  Recovered on the 10.00
  winged Drill thoroughly flaked on Columbia River in  
  both faces with a nick to the tip Washington  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR13 A very rustic black basalt Rose Springs stemmed Recovered on the 10.00
  arrowhead having sparse flaking patterns. It Columbia River in  
  appears to have been coated on one side with  Washington  
  shellac, a practice for mounting artifacts from the    
  1940's through 1950's. (This is easily removed    
  with a quick acetone soaking)    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR14 A nice, slightly curved obsidian Pencil Drill, Recovered on the 8.00
  thoroughly flaked on both faces. It appears to have Columbia River in  
  been coated on one side with shellac, a practice for Washington  
  mounting artifacts from the 1940's through 1950's.    
  (This is easily removed with a quick acetone soaking)    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR586 A nice brown chert Wallula Gap Willamette Valley, 35.00
  rectangular stem arrowhead Linn Co., OR  
  having a clip to the stem    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR651 A light brown chert hafted Arlington, OR 40.00
  knife blade having very    
  shallow notches Ex: Tuck  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR656 A brown chert Wildcat Columbia River, Oregon 35.00
  Canyon hafted knife form Ex: Tuck  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR657 A mottled light brown and blue-gray agate Recovered on the 40.00
  Atlatl Valley Triangular knife blade. It's Columbia River, Oregon  
  thoroughly flaked on both faces by an    
  intermediate knapper, but does have 2      
  slight "steps" on side A where the hoststone    
  resisted flaking. It has a tick bite to the very    
  tip, but is still a very good looking artifact Ex: Tuck  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR367 A small and very thin red chert Jackson County, 24.00
 

Gunther arrowhead having

S. Oregon  
  small bites from all 3 lower    
  appendages. Thoroughly    
  flaked with tannic river staining Ex: Lloyd Butcher  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR369 A gorgeous, fairly large (for type) Jackson County, 24.00
 

mottled light pink and white chert

S. Oregon  
  Gunther barbed arrowhead. Well    
  made, but having a missing tang Ex: Lloyd Butcher  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR5 A rustic medium brown and Recovered on the 30.00
 

burgundy chert Columbia Mule

Columbia River  
  Ear blade almost worked down    
  to a drill form    
       

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR571 An attractive semi-translucent  Recovered in the 22.00
  moonstone agate Rabbit Island Willamette Valley near  
  arrowhead having 2 diagonal Sweet Home, OR  
  pink bands near the tip. Both    
  tangs and the tip have nicks    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
JDCR7 An interesting mottled red, white and Found on the 18.00
  burgundy chert Desert General arrowhead Columbia River  
  which has been beat up in ancient times.     
  Side B is mostly flat, with minimal flaking to    
  the periphery of the edges and tip. It also    
  appears to have been anciently re-based,    
  most likely after sustaining damage from a    
  "missed shot". Flaking is of a beginner    
  knapper's caliper, still a colorful point    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DWCR1 An attractive medium brown jasper  Found on the 35.00
  Rabbit Island arrowhead. Thoroughly Columbia River, WA  
  flaked and expertly made but with a    
  spider bite to each tang    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DWCR2 A fairly nice tan chert Rose Springs Recovered on the 40.00
  Corner notched dart point, made Lower Columbia River  
  on a flake and retaining almost all in Washington state  
  of the original flake's surface on    
  side B, with the exception of    
  pressure flaking around the      
  periphery. Side A shows more    
  thorough flaking patterns, although    
  they appear to have been done by    
  an intermediate knapper.    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
SLCR1 A very thin, small and delicate Warner Valley, OR 25.00
 

red chert Columbia Plateau 

   
  bird point arrowhead missing    
  the tip of one tang Ex: F. Metler  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
SLCR3 An interesting dark rootbeer agate   Warner Valley, OR 80.00
 

Eastgate arrowhead made on a flake by a

   
  knapper "in training" and showing 20% of    
  the original flakes surface on side A and     
  all of the original flakes surface on side B,    
  with the exception of the edges which    
  have retouch flaking all the way around Ex: F. Metler  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR139 An attractive tan and red jasper Elko Corner Columbia River, OR 20.00
 

Notched arrowhead with a flat to side B

   
  covering about 25% of the surface on the       
  basal stem. Tip appears to have  MODERN    
  RE-CHIPPING and the arrowhead itself has    
  gone through ancient re-cycling as evidenced    
  by the asymmetrical shape Ex: Beatrice Morehead  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR187 A very thin mottled gray and From the 30.00
 

off-white chert Columbia

Columbia River  
  Plateau arrowhead Ex: Milton Tuck  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR436 A quite thin semi-translucent From the 25.00
 

smoky-gray obsidian Piqunin

Columbia River, OR  
  arrowhead having very broad    
  and flaring basal tangs.     
  Thoroughly flaked on both faces Ex: Tuck  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR437 A duo-flow mahogany obsidian  From the 25.00
 

Columbia Plateau arrowhead having

Columbia River, OR  
  streaks of black. Appears to have    
  slight ancient damage to the tip and    
  a spider bite off of one tang. Ex: Tuck  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR138 A plain jane (every release has Columbia River, OR 30.00
 

to have at least one of these)

   
  light gray chert Hawken dart     
  point showing excellent aging...    
  all in all, a scarce type Ex: Beatrice Morehead  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR145 A deep burgundy Franciscan chert Columbia River, OR 30.00
 

Gatecliff arrowhead showing  

   
  superior flaking patterns but having    
  an unfortunate clip to one ear. The    
  other ear appears to have been    
  anciently salvaged and re-worked Ex: Beatrice Morehead  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR146 A slightly translucent honey-colored,  Columbia 30.00
 

red and brown agate Rabbit Island dart

River, OR  
  point made on a flake which gives it    
  slight curvature. About 30% of the Ex: Beatrice  
  original flakes surface remains on side B Morehead  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR151 A glossy, slightly thick, but well Columbia River, OR 30.00
 

worked red chert Rabbit Island

  9/18 ON-HOLD bc
  dart point. A very attractive piece Ex: Beatrice Morehead  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR435 An interesting greenish-brown  From The 30.00
 

with red splotches jasper Wallula

Dalles, OR  
  Gap arrowhead made on a flake    
  with 50% of the flake's original    
  surface remaining on side B.    
  Side A is thoroughly flaked Ex: Tuck  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DWCR3 A nice little group of 4 Recovered on the 40.00
  scrapers, mini-blades and Mid-Columbia River, WA  
  preforms in various materials Ex: Barrett  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR216 An attractive mottled red chert   Columbia River 40.00
 

Chilcotin Plateau arrowhead having

   
  gray-black swirl patterns and nice    
  edge-work flaking. Side B has a slight     
  stack at the centerline on the right side Ex: John Phillips  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
CR188 A most interesting and thin Recovered on the 12.00
  burgundy chert Cascade awl Columbia River in Oregon  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
CR219 A very small, intricately worked Found on the 10.00
 

tan chert Lake River Side

Columbia River  
  Notched birdpoint arrowhead in Cowlitz Co., WA  
  having red appendages (Full history to buyer)  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
CR228 A pinkish-red with yellow splotches   Found on the Upper 12.00
 

agate Cascade dart point which might

Columbia River in  
  have doubled as a hafted perforator as Washington  
  evidenced by the spider bite to the tip    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR217 An interesting and slightly crude Columbia River, OR 45.00
 

red and pink chert Hells Canyon

   
  Corner Notch arrowhead,    
  somewhat on the flat side and    
  having blue speckled inclusions Ex: John Phillips  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR219 A nice, thin purple chert worked-  Columbia River, OR 40.00
 

down Merrybell Var. I Stemmed

   
  arrowhead. Basal thinning for    
  hafting is interesting on this one Ex: John Phillips  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DACR245 A fairly thin gray, mottled Sauvies Island, OR 40.00
 

brown and white chert

   
  Wallula Gap dart point Ex: Cockrell  

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR37 A quite crude brown jasper Fountain Bar dart point having Found on Fountain Bar in  8.00
  secondary pressure flaking to both edges on side A and a Washington, which is now  
  single edge on side B. Outside of the worked edges, it completely under water  
  retains the original flat outer layers of the hoststone.    

Item: Type: Provenance: Price
DFCR24 A weird, highly river polished white, light orange and Recovered on the 12.00
  tan chert Gatecliff dart point, well flaked on both Columbia River in  
  faces, although the river polish has subdued the  Washington  
  flaking patterns somewhat. It has a nasty lateral shear    
  to one edge near the tip caused by the weakening of    
  this area by an inclusion which weathered away    

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