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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Five Projectile Points

A.D. 500–1000

Three milky quartz; 1 rose quartz; 1 obsidian

a: 11/16 in. (1.8 cm)
b: 13/16 in. (2 cm)
c: 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
d: 9/16 in. (1.5 cm)
e: 11/16 in. (1.7 cm)
Gift of Thomas De Mott, 1942
Central Andes, Peru
Central Andes, Tiwanaku
Middle Horizon
Arms and Armor
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