People of the Waters - Archaic
OPM #:
M540
Object Name:
Projectile Point
Description:
Durst Stemmed; earlier point possibly reworked into a Late Archaic Durst Stemmed point; both sides exhibit large impact fractures, one from the tip and one from the base, point was reworked after this damage; original point type and time period unknown, it must have been fairly large, it might have been Early Archaic; all of haft edge is very well ground; Burlington Formation Chert, heat treated(?), white to buff colored but surfaces are highly lustrous.
Collector:
Mueller, Frank
Material:
Stone
Culture/Period:
Archaic, Late
Dimensions:
W-2 L-4.7 cm
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