MacCorkle Points

Fast facts

  • Type also called MacCorkle Stemmed
  • Relatively large specimens with triangular blades and flattened cross-section
  • Blade edges generally straight; sometimes serrated on resharpened specimens
  • Basal ears large and rounded, and exhibit many fine flake scars
  • Bifurcation formed by thinning base from one side
  • Heavy grinding on basal edge
  • Size: 1½ to 2½ inches long
  • Early Archaic: ca 7000-6500 BC

    MacCorkle Points


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