Projectile Point Identification Guide

Alphabetical Listing of North America Projectile Points

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Name Picture Shape Size Cultural Period Validity
Yadkin Triangle Small to Medium Late Woodland to Early Mississippian Valid Type
Yadkin Eared Side Notch Small to Medium Late Woodland to Early Mississippian Valid Type
Yana / Shasta Complex
Gunther Barbed Variant
Contracting Stem Small Developmental to Historic Cultural Type
Yarbrough Expanding Stem Medium Transitional Archaic Valid Type
Yavapai Stemmed Medium Transitional Archaic to Developmental Collector Type
Yavapai Side Notch
Desert Sierra
Side Notch Small Developmental to Historic Cultural Type
Yonkee Expanding Stem Medium Transitional Archaic Valid Type
Yosemite Contracting Stem Contracting Stem Medium to Large Late to Transitional Archaic Provisional Type
Young Ovoid Small Late Prehistory Valid Type
Yuma
AKA for Eden
Stemmed Medium to Large Transitional Paleo to Early Archaic AKA Type