Merom Points

Fast facts

  • Also called Merom Expanding Stemmed
  • Along with Trimble points, sometimes called "birdpoints"
  • Noticeable small size
  • Triangular cross-section common
  • Stem form ranges from slightly to markedly flared
  • Base of stem generally convex
  • Base occasionally beveled
  • Occasional light grinding on base and stem edges
  • Size: Range from ¾ to 1½ inches long
  • Late Archaic ca 1600-1000 BC

    Merom Points


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