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Clovis Projectile Point

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Object Number:36-19-2
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Provenience: New Mexico
Blackwater Draw
Gravel Pit
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Period: Paleoindian
Date Made: 9000 bp
Early Date: 9500
Late Date: 8000
Materials:Edwards Chert
Length: 8.3 cm
Width: 2.6 cm
Depth: 0.6 cm
Credit Line:New Mexico Expedition, E. B. Howard, 1936
Other Number:9-4 - Other Number
72-26 - Cast Number


Gray chalcedony. Located in speckled sand one inch below contact with bluishh blay and two inches beneath ventral border of Mammoth 1 vertebra.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 13 Middle row, leftView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Preucel, Robert W., and Wierzbowski, William S., and Williams, Lucy F. 2005. Native American Voices on Identity, Art and Culture: Objects of Everlasting Esteem.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pages 190-191/Plate 78View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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