Kirk Corner-Notched Points

Fast facts

  • Relatively large points with triangular blades and flattened cross-section
  • Blade edges generally straight and deeply serrated on most examples
  • Shoulders well defined; many are straight, most have barbs projecting toward the base
  • Base straight or concave; basal edge frequently slightly ground or smooth
  • Size: 2 to 3 inches long
  • Resharpened specimens can be classed as Palmer or Pine Tree Corner-Notched points
  • Early Archaic: ca. 7500-6900 BC

    Kirk Corner-Notched Points


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