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This basal notched dart point fragment was recovered from a camp site in Montgomery County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1976. The deep basal notches nearly parallel the stem. Dart points such as this one are often typical of the middle Archaic period. After knapping, the dart points were mounted to the dart fore shaft, and then thrown with an atlatl.

Date: 4000 B.C.E. - 2000 B.C.E.

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Basal Notched Dart Point from 14MY383 - 1

Item Number: 444466
Call Number: 14MY383 1976.43.400 Carr donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 444466

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