• Culture/People:

    probably Late Archaic Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Bifacial tool/projectile point

  • Date created:

    3500-2500 BC

  • Place:

    Michigan; USA

  • Media/Materials:


  • Techniques:

    Flaked/chipped, notched

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Dr. Adelbert A. Getman (1851-1924, physician and artifact collector from Chaumont, New York); presumably purchased by George Heye in 1906.

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