Unalakleet Projectile

Found in association with Norton Tradition style harpoons.

Could possibly date back to Old Bering Sea Stage

 

 

Location: Found throughout the Northern Region of Alaska.

Description: Size varies from 1.5 to 3 plus inches.  Base style and flaking is very similar to the "Bear Point", except with the incurvate edge near the base. This may be the result of multiple sharpening.

 

 

 

 

 

L: 1.8", T .20", W .60"

Base L: .40", Base W: .25"

Lithic Comp.:  Blue/Green Chert

B s

 

 

 

L: 2.7", T: .33", W: .65"

Base L: .40", Base W: .34"

Lithic Comp.:  Chalcedony 

 

 

 

 

L: 2.7", T: .32", W: .84"

Base L: .47", Base W: .31"

Lithic Comp.:  Petrified Wood

From: Point Hope

Ex: Greg Trusedell

 

 

 

All of these point are notched

L: 1.6",T: .21",W: .55"

Base L: .39",Base W: .29"

Lithic Comp.:  Blue/Gray Chert

 

L: 2.2",T .33",W: .66"

Base L: .51",Base W: .  "

Lithic Comp.:  Dark Gray Chert

 

L: 2.2",T: .28",W: .58"

Base L: .38",Base W: .25"

Lithic Comp.:  Blue/Gray Chert