It's enjoyable personally, learning about lithics, trying to accurately identify them, and having some concept of how far it traveled in it's life. The "classic" Horse Creek is red, yellow and black, below a few pieces that show some other variations. Add to Want to watch this again later? Why didn't I know this before!!! Brad Harrison. It's supposed to be some what rare and desirable from what i understand, coming from small and very localized outcroppings. All I can say is WOW! This red, yellow, and blue-gray chert is found sparingly on a few hill tops in south-central Tennessee and northern Mississippi.
Video: Horse creek chert location HORSE CREEK CHERT RARE
Horse Creek chert is among the most beautiful flint types ever used by Native Americans. This red, yellow, and blue-gray chert is found sparingly on a few hill. Color: Horse Creek Chert is banded with the band colors ranging from black to medium gray (outer band), yellow tan to pale yellow (next band), pink to reddish.
A relative of mine sent me a smaller piece of Horse Creek Chert. i'm in tenn.
Horse creek chert where to find
does anyone know the location of the outcrops/ quarries? i don't.
Probably a higher iron content in this chert than in other chert types causes the dramatic bright colors. Right : Hernado point found in Madison County, Florida. The red parts turn purple. That is hellacious looking.
When nodules are found, they are gray or brownish-gray in color on the exterior. Moore Florence, Alabama.
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Horse Creek Chert
I purchased this chert because I have yet to knapp any Horse Creek Chert. This is some very. I'm a TN knapper that uses mostly rock from that region with colorful Horse creek chert and Buffalo river chert being my favorites.
The horse Creek chert you will.
Why didn't I know this before!!! Horse Creek chert. Dirttrax likes this. This is a picture lifted from another online site. Gary Horse Creek Flint.
Horse Creek chert from Tennessee
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|The "classic" Horse Creek is red, yellow and black, below a few pieces that show some other variations. As a personal project I am trying to establish how widely Horse Creek chert has spread and been distributed from its original source.
Amazing Stock 4, views. Like this video? Horse Creek chert is among the most beautiful flint types ever used by Native Americans. This material was used by all the Native American cultural periods from Paleo through Mississippian.
It was found by a Mr.