Antler Pick Tool

Title

Antler Pick Tool

Description

This artifact was found at a late Woodland site in Halifax County in the southern Piedmont. It is a large section of antler that appears to have been used as a pick. The cut-and-pointed short prong shows considerable use wear and polish. (Photo enhanced)

Date Created

900 - 1600 C.E.

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Format

Photograph

Physical Dimension

1248 × 960

Coverage

Halifax County