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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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See The Shocking Faces Of The First Americans

You’re looking at the face of one of the first Americans. Meet “Naia.” She is around 13,000 years old.

First known "art" object: Waterworn pebble resembling a human face, from Makapansgat, South Africa, ca. 3,000,000 BCE. Reddish brown jasperite, approx. 2 3/8" wide... (I'd like to see a lot more substantive evidence to support the 3m year BCE claim for this artifact. Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence as the going says. Perhaps it's claimed dat is 300,000 years BCE & the date above is simply a typo? The simplest explanation in my opinion is usually the most likely one. At…

Image Detail for - Good news: That arrowhead you bought on eBay may actually be a legitimate Native American artifact. Bad news: It could be stolen. Fifty-year-old Leslie Jones of ...