VOSBURG

Description:
generally broad and thin points of medium size;  corner notched on a short, wide stem that is ground smooth at the base;  triangular blade with straight to slightly excurvate edges
Size Range: 2.5 cm - 7.1 cm, predominantly in the 3.8 cm - 5.1 cm range
Cultural Affiliation:
Archaic Vosburg Complex
Distribution: predominantly an eastern New York type, particularly in the Hudson, Mohawk, and Hoosic River Valleys

Point at left courtesy of Dan Long Collection


Reference
Ritchie, William A. (1971).  A Typology and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points.  Bulletin
    Number 384.  New York State Museum Division of Research and Collections.  The University of
    the State of New York.  The State Education Department.



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