Meadowood point - ROM2005_5741_2

ROM2005_5741_2

Meadowood point

Medium:Chert
Geography: Ontario, Canada
Date: c. 500 BC
Period: Early Woodland (900-300 BC)
Dimensions:
8.5 x 3 x 0.7 cm
Object number: 988.45.13
Credit Line: The Chase Collection
On view
Gallery Location:Daphne Cockwell Gallery dedicated to First Peoples art & culture
Description

This projectile point was made approximately 2,900 to 2,300 years before present by Indigenous peoples of current-day Ontario. It is of the "Meadowood" style and it was likely used for hunting.


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