Archival Pieces Adena pg 1  
Item: FA1292    *NEW*
Description: Description: Adena / Turkeytail - Nice and Thin Describes this Adena Style piece from Simpson County, Kentucky.  It has nice flaking, and symmetry.  The stem is ground and it is made from a colorful piece of striped Dover Chert!  

 

Size: 4 3/4 x 1 3/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA1293    *NEW*
Description: Description: Adena / Turkeytail - Here is another Adena Style point made of a piece of highly patinated striped Dover Chert with quartz highlight!  It has nice symmetry and decent flaking and the stem is ground!  Recovered in Simpson County, Kentucky. 

 

Size: 4 3/16 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA938    *NEW*   
Description: Hornstone Adena - There is a nice Adena that is made of Hornstone.  I has decent symmetry and flaking.  Ex- Bill Pinkston, Ex- W. Harper 

 

Size: 2 5/8 x 1 5/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA927    *NEW*                             Translucent  
Description: Super Translucent Stemmed - This is another that I do not have a provenance on.  It could be an Adena Robbins, or an Elora I guess, but the material is not familiar to me.  It is a highly translucent and fractured material (see photos)  I believe it to be from further south and possibly a Alachua or something from the GC region.   

 

Size: 1 9/16 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD             (Click Here to View more Photos)

 

Item: FW332    *NEW*
Description: Super Beaver Tail Adena - This is just a super nice Adena beavertail that was found in Simpson County, Kentucky 

 

Size: 2 3/8 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA1088    *NEW*
Description: Sonora Adena Vanishing Stem - Here is a Beautiful Sonora Chert Adena that was found in Kentucky.  It is made of highly collectible Sonora Chert that has patinated into beautiful shades of blue and purple.  It has very nice flaking.  Ex - J. Davis, Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 2 5/8 x 1 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW112
Description:  Adena Turkeytail Harrison - These pieces are classified as Late Archaic to Woodland, but I like to classify them as Woodland.   This piece is made of Highly patinated Fort Payne Chert with nice symmetry and form.  It has nice flaking and the base is ground.  Found in Estill County, KY.  Ex-Monty Pennington

 

Size: 2 9/16 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                     (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA321  
Description: Boyle Chert Adena Vanishing Stem -  Here is a very nice example of the type.  It is made of Boyle Chert and had near perfect symmetry.  It has a short tapered stem and Woodland flaking.  Found in Madison County, KY.  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 2 3/8 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                      (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW184   *NEW*      Translucent Flint Ridge
Description: Flint Ridge Chalcedony Stemmed Dart - Here is a Nice little Stemmed Dart Form from Northern, Kentucky.  It is made of Flint Ridge Chalcedony.  It is well flaked and Translucent.  Best Guess is that it is an Adena type.  Ex- Tom Davis,  Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington   

 

Size: 1 1/2 x 7/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA321  
Description: Boyle Chert Adena Vanishing Stem -  Here is a very nice example of the type.  It is made of Boyle Chert and had near perfect symmetry.  It has a short tapered stem and Woodland flaking.  Found in Madison County, KY.  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 2 3/8 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                      (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW134 
Description: KY Boyle Chert Adena -  Here is a Very colorful Adena that was found in Madison County, KY.  It is made of Boyle Chert.  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 2 11/16 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                       (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW183  
Description: Beautifully Mottled Fort Payne Chert Adena Robbins -  Here is an Outstandingly well made Adena that was formed from a Beautifully Mottled piece of Fort Payne Chert.   It has excellent symmetry and form.  It is nice and thin for the type and had an exceptional tip. (see photos)  All the pieces from this collection were found in McCreary County, Kentucky either off Peel Dog Wood Road, in Forgotten Valley, Indian Creek, or Bear Wallow.  All of these are within 5 miles of the Cumberland River.  Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington    

 

Size: 3 9/16 x 1 5/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA283 
Description: KY Adena Vanishing Stem - This is a BIG Adena Vanishing Stem.  It is made of a VERY nice piece of Fort Payne Chert.  IT has an ancient ding to one side.  It is big and well flaked.  It was found in Clark County, KY.  Ex- Monty Pennington.

 

Size: 4 1/16 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ 65.00                  (Click Here to View more photos)
Item: FW193   *NEW*
Description: Adena Narrow Stemmed - Here is a really nice Adena with a nice tip and shape.  It has nice symmetry and color.  All the pieces from this collection were found in McCreary County, Kentucky either off Peel Dog Wood Road, in Forgotten Valley, Indian Creek, or Bear Wallow.  All of these are within 5 miles of the Cumberland River.  Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington 

 

Size: 2 7/16 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW173  
Description: Huge Fossilifferous Chert Adena Narrow Stem - Here is a Huge Adena Narrow Stem or maybe a Waubesa. It was found in Southern, Kentucky and is made orange/tan highly fossilifferous Harrodsburg Chert.  It is well made and sturdy.  It has a nice tip and great symmetry.  Ex- Tom Davis, Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington

 

Size: 4 7/16 x 1 11/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW137 
Description: KY Boyle Chert Adena Robbins  - Here is a nice Adena Robbins that was found in Fayette County, KY.  It is made of Boyle Chert.  Ex- Monty Pennington 

 

Size: 2 x 1 1/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                       (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW135 
Description: KY Fort Payne Chert Turkeytail Harrison or Adena -  This beautiful piece of the Adena Culture is made of highly patinated Fort Payne Chert.  It was found in Madison County, KY.  IT is well made and has great symmetry.  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 2 11/16 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                       (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA917    *NEW*
Description: Bulls-eyed Hornstone Adena - Found in Central, KY 

 

Size: 2 3/4 x 1 5/16 inches
Price: $ ON HOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW260    *NEW*    Pictured in Overstreet #11
Description: Fantastic Sonora Chert Adena - This Big Adena has a lightly ground, well shaped base.  It has near perfect symmetry.  It has a good tip and nice flaking for the type.  It has Very nice color.  It is made from highly collectible Sonora Chert.  It was found in Madison County, Kentucky.  It is pictured on Overstreet 11th Edition on page 345.   Ex- John Bobbitt, Ex- John Gibson 

 

Size: 4 5/16 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW108
Description: Adena - Very nice Adena for the "beavertail" variety.  This nice Adena in made of Hornstone and had good symmetry and shape.  Very nicely flaked on this side .... nicely flaked on the other side also but has a large part of the original flake strike in center.  Found in Central Kentucky. Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 3 3/16 x 1 3/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                       (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW150   
Description: Boyle Chert Adena Narrow Stem -  This is a well made Adena Narrow Stem.  It is made of Heat Treated Boyle Chert.  Just above the ears there is a nice Crinoid Fossil stem inclusion that is "eat up" with deposits.  (see photos).  The base is lightly ground on this Adena as you see in some early Adena forms.  It has nice symmetry & flaking.  This piece was found in Madison County, KY. ( I took and loaded one set of photos of the point just the was it was when I got it, then realized that there was still a lot of dirt on the point ...... so I washed it with a tooth brush and re-took as set of photos.  I decided that this made a good comparison study of what "original" dirt deposits look like on a piece that has just been rubbed off, so I left both sets of photos. )  Monty 

 

Size: 2 7/8 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                      (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA269 
Description: Big Boyle Chert Adena - This BIG Adena is a handful of Dark Gray Fossilifferous Boyle Chert.  It is very local material to Central KY.  I purchased this piece at Jim Bennett's auction in Fort Mitchell, KY in Dec. 2007  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 4 9/16 x 1 13/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                    (Click Here to View more photos)
Item: FA579             TOM DAVIS COA   G-9
Description: Beautiful Adena Robbins -  Here is a BIG Adena Robbins that is made from a Very Colorful piece of Chert.  This one has Perfect Symmetry and shape.  It has a Fine Tip and a nice squared off base.  It is made of a cream and shades of gray chert. It came out of the Don Eiswald Collection of Constantine, Michigan.   found in Indiana.  It comes with a Tom Davis COA grading it a G-9.  Ex- Don Eiswald Collection, Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington
 
Size: 4 1/4 x 1 7/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW268    *NEW*    TOM DAVIS COA     Pictured in Overstreet # 11
Description: HUGE Carter Cave Chert Adena - This is an extremely nice Adena of some size.  It is made of rich Carter Cave Chert.  It has nice flaking, good symmetry, a very nice tip, and a lightly ground base.  It was found in Franklin County, Kentucky. A nice Big addition to ANY Adena Frame!   This piece is pictured in the NEW Overstreet # 11 on page # 341.   Ex- Willie Palmer.  

 

Size: 4 1/2 x 1 7/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW270    *NEW*
Description: Super Large and Well Made Adena - Ex. Tom Davis. Found in Central Kentucky.  Fort Payne Chert. 

 

Size: 4 9/16 x 1 1/2 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW258     *NEW*
Description: Large Sonora Adena Narrow Stem with "Bulls-eye" - This Big Adena has a nice "Bulls-eye" and is made of Sonora Chert.  It has nice shape and flaking.  It was found in Garrard County, Kentucky by Anthony Browning in 2010.  Ex- Monty Pennington 

 

Size: 3 5/16 X 1 1/2 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW132 
Description: Boyle Chert Adena - This Big Adena is made of colorful Boyle Chert.  It was found in Kentucky. Ex- Sam Cox, Ex- Monty Pennington  

 

Size: 3 3/4 x 1 3/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                       (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW153 
Description: Carter Cave Chert Adena - Here is a very nice Carter Cave Adena form.  It has nice symmetry and had cortex along the base.  It was found in Madison County, KY

 

Size: 1 11/16 x 1 inches
Price: $ SOLD                 (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW198   *NEW*
Description: Hornstone Adena / Turkeytail Harrison - This fine piece is either an Adena or a Turkeytail Harrison with weak shoulders.  It is made of Hornstone and is thin and well flaked.  It has nice symmetry and form.  This piece is from the collection of Mr. Chan Strader of Athens, KentuckyChan dug, surface hunted, and collected artifacts all around the Central Kentucky area.  Mr. Strader passed away over 20 years ago and left his collection to his cousin, Bobby Dodd, who donated the major portion to the University of Kentucky.  Bobby's wife gave away a case of pieces that he had kept to a family friend.  Only these few items of this collection remain available to collectors.  Ex- Bill Harper

 

Size: 3 3/16 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA536   *NEW*
Description: Fantastic Boyle Chert Barbed Adena - Here is a Fantastic Adena that was found in Madison County, Kentucky.  It has as good of flaking as you are likely to find on an Adena.  It has near perfect symmetry and shape.  It has a VERY nice tip and barbs and a squared off base.  It is made of Blue Boyle Chert.  Ex- B. Tyree

 

Size: 2 11/16 x 1 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW191   *NEW*
Description: Beautiful Mottled Fort Payne Adena - This Fantastic Adena Robbins was found by Nick Lester on the banks of Silver Creek in Madison County, KY.  It exhibits as fine a flaking and symmetry and form as you will find in an Adena.  It was represented to me as an "Indented Base" Adena such as Overstreet has shown in the past.  I am not sure that it is but is IS an extraordinarily well made Adena out of a beautifully patinated piece of material.  Ex- B. Tyree, Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington

 

Size: 4 5/16 x 1 1/2 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW138 
Description: TN Adena - This Adena is made of a dark chert that is probably Dover. It was found in Hardin Bottoms in Hardin County, TN.  I purchased this from the finder in June of 2005.  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 3 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                       (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW113
Description: Adena Turkeytail Harrison - This piece has a very nice tip.  It has two ancient chigger bites to one side that do not hurt the way it displays.  The base is ground on the sides and lighter where the tail tapers in.  Found in Estill Co., KY, it is made from a highly "pitted" translucent material that is probably either Sonora or Hornstone. 

 

Size: 3 3/16 x 1 3/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                    (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW166    * NEW *
Description: Kentucky Hornstone Adena -  Here is a Beautiful Adena Beavertail type point.  It is made of a very nice Hornstone with a touch of cortex here and there.  The base is ground which suggest a Late Archaic to Early Woodland time period.  It was found in Shelby County, Kentucky.  Ex- W. Palmer

 

Size: 3 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ SOLD                 (Click Here to View more photo)
Item: FW177   *NEW*
Description: Mottled Green Adena Vanishing Stem - Here is a very attractive mottled St. Louis Green Adena Vanishing Stem.  It was found in Estill County, Kentucky.  It is a knife form.  Ex- Tom Davis 

 

Size: 2 7/16 x 1 1/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW123
Description: HUGE Carter Cave Chert Adena - This is an extremely nice Adena of some size.  It is made of rich Carter Cave Chert.  It has nice flaking, good symmetry, a very nice tip, and a lightly ground base.  It was found in Franklin County, Kentucky. A nice Big addition to ANY Adena Frame!   This piece is pictured in the NEW Overstreet # 11 on page # 341.   Ex- Willie Palmer.

 

Size: 4 1/2 x 1 7/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                  (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW111
Description: Big Adena - Here is a big nice Adena from Benton County, TN.  Made of a cream to tan colored chert.  It has nice length and symmetry and a serrated edge.  This side very nicely flaked the other side having a large part of the cortex and very finely flaked around the edges.  Has an ancient ding to the tip that has been worked back over.  Nice BIG size and well shaped.  Ex- John Duncan, Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 4 9/16 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ SOLD                  (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW175   *NEW*
Description: Adena Vanishing Stem -  This Adena Vanishing Stem is made of St. Louis Green Chert.  It was found in Madison County, KY.   From our personal collection.

 

Size: 2 15/16 x 1 1/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW124  Translucent KY BLUE HORNSTONE
Description: Translucent " KY BLUE " Adena - Here is an Adena made from a Beautiful Translucent piece of Kentucky Blue Hornstone (see photos).  It was found in Shelby County, KY.  Ex- Willie Palmer

 

Size: 2 7/16 x 1 3/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                   (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW167    * NEW *
Description: Kentucky Sonora Chert Adena - Here is a very Colorful Adena made of Beautiful Sonora Chert.  If you like color, this one is a must.  It was found in Madison County, Kentucky Ex- Jerry Jones 

 

Size: 2 3/4 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD           (Click Here to View more photo)

 

Item: FW172   *NEW*
Description: Beautiful Hornstone Beaver Tail Adena - You will not find many Adena types made any better than this one.  It has Fantastic Symmetry and form.  It has a nice rounded "beaver tail" type tail.  It is finely flaked and has a great tip.  It is made of gray Hornstone with a lighter "bulls-eye" in the side.  (see photos)  It was found in Boyle County, Kentucky.  Ex- Gary Noel, Ex- R. Tyree 

 

Size: 4 3/8 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ Sold                (Click Here to View more Photos)
 
 
Item: FW122                              BEAUTIFUL PIECE
Description: Beautiful Mottled Fort Payne Chert Adena - Here is a Beautiful Adena made of a mottled Fort Payne Chert.  It has GREAT symmetry and color.  The base is ground, so I believe it is an early piece for the culture.  It was found in Shelby County, KY   Pictured in Overstreet # 11 on Page 345.  Ex- Willie Palmer

 

Size: 3 13/16 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD    (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW174   *NEW*
Description: St. Louis Green Adena - Here is a very nice Adena made of St. Louis Green Chert.  It has nice form and symmetry for the type.  Ex- T. Bertram

 

Size: 1 15\16 x 1 1\16 inches
Price: $ SOLD             (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW131   
Description: KY Sonora Adena or Turkeytail Harrison - Here is a very well made piece of the Adena Culture made of Highly Collectible Sonora Chert.  It has a little of the Cortex from the piece it was struck from on the tail which is typical.  It has great symmetry and shape and is very well flaked.  Found in Garrard County, KY.  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 3 1/16 x 1 5/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                       (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW156
Description: Kentucky Adena Vanishing Stem - Here is a very nice Adena form made of a colorful St. Louis Green Chert in mostly a two tone green.  It has nice flaking for the type and a classic vanishing stem base.  The symmetry is off slightly as one blade edge was used more than the other.  Ex- Mike Bullock, retired to Personal Collection

 

Size: 2 3/4 x 15/16 inches
Price: $ Retired                 (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW125
Description: Beautiful Sonora Chert Adena - Here is a very well formed Adena made of a Beautiful strain of Sonora Chert.  It was found in Franklin County, KY.  Ex- Willie Palmer

 

Size: 3 7/16 x 1 1/2 inches
Price: $ SOLD                   (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW156
Description: Kentucky Adena - Here is a very nice Adena form made of a very colorful St. Louis Green Chert with a multi-colored "bullseye".  It has nice flaking and a well formed base.  The symmetry is off slightly as one blade edge was obviously used more than the other.  Ex- Scott Yerkes, retired to Jewdy's Personal Collection

 

Size: 2 15/16 x 1 3/8 inches
Price: $ Retired                 (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA198
Description: Kentucky Two-tone Hornstone Adena - Here is a colorful Adena point made of two-tone Hornstone.  This piece has been re-sharpened more on one side than the other creating a distinct "knife form".  A nice colorful addition to your display. Ex- Gary Noel, Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 3 1/8 X 1 inch
Price: $ SOLD          (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FW109
Description: Adena Narrow Stem - Well shaped Adena Narrow Stem point.  It is made of Fort Payne Chert from Central Kentucky.  From my collection.

 

Size: 3 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                 (Click Here to View more Photos)
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