Projectile point

February 17, 2019

Projectile point

Canadian Museum of History, VIII-D:58, IMG2008-0583-0270-Dm

This spear point, found in New Brunswick, dates back 10,000 to 11,000 years. Spear points made by the first inhabitants of what is now Canada are distinctive and rare.

One response to “Projectile point”

  1. Megan says:

    We learned very crude knapping techniques in my Tools and Tech class in University. I will never not be in awe at the precision with which these points are made.