Fluted Clovis Point (reproduction) 92.1.17.1

Dublin Core

Title

Fluted Clovis Point (reproduction) 92.1.17.1

Date

Ca. 13,500 B.P.

Description

Clovis points are fluted projectile points associated with New World Clovis culture. The Clovis people were likely the earliest settlers of North America, and the precision with which they made these points suggest advanced crafting skills. Notably, this can be observed in the fluting of the surface of the projectile point, which requires delicate precision and dexterity.

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Format

22.5mm x 5.4mm x 59.2mm

Files

92.1.17.1a.jpg
92.1.17.1b.jpg

Citation

“Fluted Clovis Point (reproduction) 92.1.17.1,” ARC@SMU, accessed August 16, 2022, https://arcsmu.omeka.net/items/show/29.