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Catalog Number 149/854
Object Name Point, Projectile
Description One chipped-stone fluted projectile point base of the early (Gainey or 'Bull Brook') style. Brown chert with beeswax spot. Fluted on obverse only; nipple prepared for reverse flute. Possibly broken during fluting of reverse.
Site Name Bull Brook
Site # 19-ES-80
Material Stone
Date 10,600 - 11,000 BP (radiocarbon years)
Excavated by Vaccaro, Frank
Lexicon sub-category Stone, Chipped
Adopted By Quinn and Susan Rosefsky
Place United States | MA | Essex | Ipswich