Vantage Site area tools

Several dozen stone tools from the Vantage Site area were collected by Mr. Scammon. They are currently on display in the rock shop next to Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park museum.


Basalt fish hook.



Projectile points manufactured from basalt.



Projectile points manufactured from basalt.




Projectile points manufactured from petrified wood.




Arrow points manufactured from a variety of silicate stone including flint, quartz, and agate.




Arrow points.




Arrow points.




Large projectile points from the Vantage area.




Arrow points and larger projectile points from the Vantage area.




Delicate arrow points from the Vantage site area.




Sandstone abrader from the Vantage Site area.




Groundstone celt from Vantage site area.




Beads from the Vantage site area.




Beads from the Vantage site area.




Bone points from the Vantage site area.



Special thanks to Betty Banks, program coordinator for the Spokane Society of the Archaeology Institute of America. She hosted my lecture in Spokane and subsequent day of fieldwork.


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