Eden

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PROJECTILE POINT
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Description

Large lanceolate point with a slightly straight-stemmed base

Attributes

Justice 1995
Basal Shape: Typically straight but can be slightly convex or concave
Hafting Modification: Stem (incipient)
Edge Shape: Lanceolate
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Geographic Distribution

  • Largely confined to High Plains, from New Mexico to Canada (Wormington 1957)

Map of sites where Eden specimens have been reported

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Note: In the interest of protecting our shared cultural heritage from those who would do it harm, intentional or otherwise, only approximate site locations are provided here.

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