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Named By:  Dale L. McElrath and Andrew C. Fortie
Named For
Date Identified: 1983
Type Site:  Mo-Pac (Missouri Pacific) #2 site

Commonly Utilized Material:

Cultural Period:   
2,900- 2,600 B.P.
Late Archaic to Early Woodland

Glacial Period:

Outline is Representative of Common Size and Shape:

Description of Physical Characteristics and Flaking Pattern:

This is a medium triangular corner notch point with an elliptical cross section.  The blade is excurvate.  Notches enter from the corner of the pre-form forming a shoulder that is slightly barbed and an expanding stem.  The base may vary from straight to slightly convex.  This point has a random flaking pattern.    

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Distribution Comments:
This type is found in Illinois.


Similar Points:
Apple Creek, Bakers Creek, Durst, Hopewell
Related / Associated Points:
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Point Validity:   Valid Type

McElrath is a archaeologist for the Illinois State Archeology Survey Prairie Research Institute.  Fortie is an anthropologist for the Illinois State Archaeology Survey, Prairie Research Institute and a professor at the University of Illinois.  This point was named in a professional publication, and has limited professional references.  This is considered a valid type.














































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References: (See Reference Page, Entry Number):

30, 99
Mo-Pac Projectile Point, Mo-Pac Arrowhead