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These six projectile points were excavated in 1973 by Kansas Historical Society Archeologists at a Cuesta phase camp site in Labette County. The site was occupied during the Early Ceramic period. The top row shows a corner notched dart point and a corner notched arrow point, both manufactured on Permian chert. Dart points were attached to the fore shaft of a throwing spear and propelled by using a spear thrower or atlatl. The bottom row, from left to right, shows a corner notched arrow point fragment manufactured on Permian chert; a side and basal notched arrow point fragment manufactured on heat-treated Permian chert; a complete corner notched arrow point manufactured on heat-treated Permian chert and a corner notched arrow point fragment.

Date: 500 CE-1000 CE

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Item Number: 443348
Call Number: 14LT326-97; -165; -242; -384; -975; -976
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 443348

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