Archival Pieces Benton pg 1  
Item: FA1278    *NEW*
Description: Very Nice Southern Kentucky Benton - This nice Benton was found in Simpson County, Kentucky.  It has nice symmetry and shape. 

 

Size: 3 13/16 x 1 5/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD               (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA1147    *NEW*
Description: Wayne County Chert Benton Bottle Neck - This is a VERY Nice Colorful Benton Bottle Neck with a Needle Tip and Excellent Symmetry!  It is made of Patinated Wayne County Chert.  It has nice flaking and classic form.  It was recovered from a rock shelter in Simpson County, Kentucky!

 

Size: 3 1/2 x 1 3/16  inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA1178    *NEW*
Description: Oblique Flaked Beautiful Two Tone Benton / Elk River - Here is a Beautiful Benton or Elk River with a tough of Oblique Flaking commond to the type.  It was found in Simpson County, Kentucky.  It is made from a beautiful two-tone piece of material!   

 

Size: 3 3/4 x 1 7/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA1085    *NEW*           BIG BENTON - Tom Davis G-9
Description: OUTSTANDING BIG Benton -  This fine Benton Blade is made of a vey nice piece of a blotched chert out of the Fort Payne / Dover Chert layer that I like to call "Fort Dover Chert".  It was found by Ricky Johnson near Coffee Landing, Savannah, Tennessee in Hardin County, along the Tennessee River drainage.  It has excellent symmetry and flaking and is nice and thin for the size!  This fine Benton comes with a Tom Davis COA grading it a G-9.  Ex Melson, Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington

 

Size: 4 7/8 x 1 7/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA768                            Tom Davis COA
Description: Big Hornstone Benton - This Fine Benton was found in Estill County, Kentucky by Neal Coryea.  It is made of Hornstone.  It is big and wide and thin.  It has very nice flaking and from.  It comes with a Tom Davis COA.  Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington  

 

Size: 4 7/16 x 1 11/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA1068    *NEW*
Description: Sonora Chert Benton - Here is a really Colorful Benton made of High Grade "Kentucky Blue" variety of Sonora Chert.  It has very nice flaking and decent symmetry. Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington    

 

Size: 2 1/4 x 7/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA1081    *NEW*
Description: Benton Bottle Neck - Here is a Nice Benton Bottle Neck that is made of  Fossilifferous Boyle Chert.  It is a large example for this area.  It has nice symmetry and flaking.  It has an Ancient tip ding. Found in Estill County, Kentucky.  Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington  

 

Size: 4 1/8 x 1 1/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA728    *NEW*                   Tom Davis COA
Description: Hornstone Benton - This is a BIG Benton Blade measuring 5 inches long and is made of high grade Hornstone and found in Tennessee.  Comes with a Tom Davis COA.    

 

Size: 5 x 1 13/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                  (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA962
    *NEW*
Description:  Beatifully Mottled Bottleneck  - This Beautifully patinated example was found in Bourbon County, Kentucky.  It has Great symmetry and flaking.  Ex- Flanigan, Ex- M. Pennington

 

Size: 3 11/16 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ ON HOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA816    *NEW*
Description: Beautifully Mottled Fort Payne Benton - Found in South Central Kentucky 

 

Size: 2 11/16 x 15/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA603              Oblique Transverse Flaking
Description: Very Colorful Bottle Neck Benton or Elk River -  Here is a Beautiful Bottle Neck Benton with Outstanding Oblique Transverse Flaking. (see photos)  It is loaded with color, has excellent symmetry and is nice and thin. (see photos)  I believe that the material is highly collectible Carter Caver Chert.  The Base is well made and lightly ground.  Ex- Tom Davis, Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington

 

Size: 2 3/4 x 1 1/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD               (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA780   
Description: Beautiful Dover Benton - Found in Humphrey's County, Tennessee.  This Benton has Very Nice Symmetry and shape.  It is thin and well made with excellent flaking.(see photos)  It has had ancient damage to the tip, that has been anciently worked over.  Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington 

 

Size: 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA553   *NEW*
Description: WELL FLAKED Benton Knife- Here is a nice Stubbed Benton Knife that has Great Flaking.  It is made of highly patinated Hornstone.  It has a couple of "chigger bites" to one ear.  (see photos)  Look at the Flaking.  It is a Very Thin Example.  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: 1 3/4 x 1 3/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA729    *NEW*      Tom Davis COA
Description: Dover Snapped Base Benton - Made of Dover Chert and found in Tennessee.  Comes with a Tom Davis COA grading it a G-8.   

 

Size: 4 3/16 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ SOLD                 (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA453   *NEW*
Description: Colorful Two Tone Hornstone Benton - Here is a streamlined Benton that was found in Western Tennessee.  It is made of a colorful two tone Hornstone.  It has nice flaking and symmetry and classic form.  Ex- Tom Davis, Ex- Monty & Jewdy Pennington

 

Size: 3 5/8 x 1 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA251    * NEW *
Description: Kentucky Bottle Neck Benton - Here is an Extremely nice Kentucky Bottle Neck Benton.  It is made of Hornstone and exhibits the "cortex" on the very base.  This is a "classic" example of a Bottle Neck Benton from Kentucky.  It was found in Garrard County, Kentucky.  This fine Benton has Great Symmetry and is Well Flaked.  It is a beautiful piece of Hornstone in a nice BIG Benton that breaks 4 1/2 inches in size!   This piece is pictured in the NEW Overstreet # 11 on page # 360.   Ex- Rodney Tyree, Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 4 9/16 x 1 3/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                 (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA 165
Description:  Large Tennessee Benton - Here is a Large Tennessee Benton of un-identified, river stained chert.  I believe it is possibly Horse Creek Chert due to the banding and colors on one side.  It has great symmetry and nice flaking.  A Very nice LARGE example of a colorful Benton.  I have checked this closely and found it to be a good authentic piece.  Ex - Larry Lantz, Ex- Phil Mize

 

Size: 4 3/4 x 1 5/8 inches
Price: $ SOLD                 (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA178
Description: Beautiful Serrated Archaic Stemmed - Here is a beautiful piece with fine serrations and a needle tip that is a bit problematic as far as typology.  It is beveled on all 4 sides and serrated along both edges.  The sides of the stem (or notches) are ground and the base has been lightly ground.  It has a short stem that expands right at the base.  I am not sure whether to call it a Benton, some odd Harpeth River, or short stemmed Little Bear Creek?  I lean more towards a Benton, but I will let you decide or suggest to me.  The piece was found in Russell County, Kentucky.  From our personal collection.

 

Size: 2 3/8 x 15/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD                (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA156
Description: KY Two-Tone Benton Form -  Here is a nice Benton blade with a "needle" tip.  It is made of two-tone Hornstone with the tip end being a nice gray and the basal area in the cortex of the nodule with one gray spot in it (see photos).  It is very nicely flaked and the sides of the base are well ground with the bottom ground lighter.  These two-tones pieces are highly collectible.

 

Size: 2 13/16 x 13/16 inches
Price: $ SOLD               (Click Here to View more Photos)
Item: FA154
Description: Logan County, Ky Bottle Neck Benton - Here is a nice example of a KY Bottle Neck Benton.  It was found in Logan County, Kentucky.  It has some nice Oblique flaking on one side near the basal end of the blade.  It has an ancient "Burin" fracture from the tip extending back about 3/4 of an inch along one blade edge.  It is made of either a highly patinated hornstone or St. Louis Green. 

 

Size: 4 3/16 x 1 1/4 inches
Price: $ SOLD                    (Click Here to View More Photos)
Item: PA14
Description: Sonora Chert KY Benton - Here is a VERY nice Benton that was found in Montgomery County, KY.  It is made of highly collectible Sonora Chert.  Comes with a Tom Davis COA.  Ex- Monty Pennington

 

Size: 4 1/4 x 1 3/8
Price: SOLD                           (Click Here to View more Photos)
Archival Pieces Benton pg. 1  

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