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Eskimo Inuit Harpoon Tip

Old Eskimo Harpoon Tip. Bering Sea Culture.  Made from wood (partially fossilised). Size 4″ inches. Dated 200 BC – 500 AD. The harpoon tip would be inserted onto a long shaft. A piece of sinew or cord would be threaded through the slit in the Harpoon tip, when pushed through into the animals body the tip would remain in the ... Read More »

A Carved Bone Spear Point

A Carved Bone Spear Point.  A large bone spear point from the U.S.A.  This point is partially fossilised and has man-made markings cut into it. Made from bone. Size 5″ x 1 1/2″ inches.  Paleo period 10,000 – 4,000 BC.   Read More »

A Bone Pendant

A Bone Pendant.  This bone pendant was found with the large bone spear point featured on the previous page and was found in the U.S.A. This pendant is partially fossilised. Made from bone. Size 5″ x 1 1/2″ inches. Paleo period 10,000 – 4,000 BC.  Read More »

A Deer Bone Awl

A Deer Bone Awl.  This deer bone awl is from Menifee County, Kentucky, U.S.A. Made from deer bone. Size 5″ x 3/8″ inches. Age unknown.    This awl was used to puncture holes into animal hide to thread sinew and such for tying together for clothing or dwelling coverings etc. The awl is highly polished and scarred through use. Read More »

Large Adze

Large Adze.  This large adze or scraper was found in the Chattahoochee River, Alabama, U.S.A. Made from a flint like material. Size 5″ x 2 1/4″ x 1 1/4″ inches. Paleo period 10,000 – 4,000 BC.   Read More »

Small Adze Scraper

Small Adze or Scraper. Found in the Chattahoochee River, Alabama, U.S.A. Made from a flint like material. Size 3″ x 1 1/2″ x 3/4″ inches. Paleo period 10,000 – 4,000 BC.    Read More »

American Indian Artifacts

American Indian Artifacts.  This set of artifacts were found in the Stockton River Delta, California, U.S.A. Made from bone, wood and mother of pearl (nacre). Size 2 1/2″ to 1/4″ inches. Neolithic period 4,000 – 2,000 BC.    A small mother of pearl scraper, a mother of pearl drilled and carved pendant with a carved piece of wood (as seen) ... Read More »

Adena Culture Arrowheads

Adena Culture Arrowheads.  From the Ohio area U.S.A. Made from cream chert. Size average 2 1/42 x 1 1/4″ x 1/4 – 1″ x 1 1/2″ x 1/4″ inches. Dated 1,000 – 200 BC.    The set consists of six arrow head points and one paddle drill (as seen in the middle of the top row) in the main featured ... Read More »

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