Graham Cave Notched Point

Chapman (1975:248) notes that Graham Cave Notched points are found in Missouri and Illinois. This artifact type is long and narrow side notched form. Chapman notes that length ranges from 80 to 150 mm. Chapman associates Graham Cave Notched points with the Early Archaic Period from 8000 to 5000 BC. Morow (1984:55) observed that Graham Cave Notched points are rare in Iowa.

Graham Cave Notched point from 23GR120, along the James River in Greene County, MO and broken point from Perry County, MO.

Chapman, Carl
1975 The Archaeology of Missouri, I. University of Missouri Press, Columbia.

Morrow, Toby
1984 Iowa Projectile Points. Office of the Iowa State Archaeologist, Iowa City.

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