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Projectile Point (FOUS 16785)

Projectile Point (FOUS 16785)

 
 
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Iron projectile points such as this one could have been forged on site by the Fort Union’s blacksmith. What metal might the blacksmith have used? The hoops around barrels containing trade goods shipped upriver from St. Louis was one common source of metal.

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National Parks Gallery
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