Hi-Lo Points

Fast facts

  • Lower edges of blade incurvate, producing slight shoulders
  • Base concave, sometimes with flared ears
  • Base varies from thinned (several short, narrow flakes removed) to fluted
  • Heavy grinding on basal edge and lower blade edges
  • Often resharpened, creating asymmetrical blade
  • Size: 1¾ to 2 inches long
  • Late Paleoindian ca 8500-8000 BC

    Hi-Lo Points


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