Type: Paleo Crescent Knife Length:2 3/16" Material: Bone White Flint Age: Late Paleo-Indian - Plano Culture 13,200 - 12,900 Probable Usage: Crescent knife blades are rare. Provenance: Spoon River valley in Illinois, Knox County. From the Delores Hampton Collection near Williamsfield, IL where many of the figurines on this website were found. Acquisition: April 2001
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Celtic tools, 10000-5000 BC, Tuscany. Top row, arrowheads; middle row, spear points; bottom row, hand axes and spearhead.
The Birger figurine, from near Cahokia, Illinois. The Cahokian Mound Builders traded with and influenced the peoples who built mound temples from Oklahoma toTennessee and Alabama.