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Projectile point

Object Number: 
INV.6065.3
Date: 
1500-1700
Medium: 
Quartz
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 7/8 in. ( 5.7 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Quartz projectile point; white, triangular arrowhead.
Gallery Label: 
According to an attached label, this point was formerly part of the Cortright collection, and was found at either Fort Washington or Fort George in Washington Heights, Manhattan.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group