Big Sandy Points

Fast facts

  • Narrow, triangular blade, sometimes resharpened forming beveled or serrated edges
  • Side notches relatively wide and shallow
  • Basal ears usually squared
  • Base usually thinned; basal edge varies from straight to concave
  • Basal edge and notches often ground smooth
  • Size: 1-1/2 to 2-1/2 inches long
  • Early Archaic: ca. 8000-6000 BC

    Big Sandy Points


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