St. Albans Points

Fast facts

  • Also called St. Albans Side-Notched
  • Blade edges straight or excurvate, usually serrated
  • Tip sometimes off-center
  • Shoulders well defined although this characteristic may be absent on resharpened specimens
  • Base deeply notched; also slight side notching
  • Edges of base usually ground smooth
  • Size: 1 to 2 inches long
  • Early Archaic: ca. 6900-6500 BC

    St. Albans Points


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