chipped stone tools

Animation of the Week: Genesee Broadspear from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a Genesee Broadspear point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. This point was  scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

 

 

 

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Animation of the Week: Guilford Point from the Doerschuk Site, North Carolina

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory (VCL)

 

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Today’s animation is a Guilford point from the Doerschuck Site, North Carolina. This point was scanned on August 5, 2014 in the Research Laboratories of Archaeology at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. The point is illustrated as Point C in Figure 35 on Page 40 of Coe’s 1964 work “Formative Cultures of the Carolina Piedmont,” Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, Volume 54, Part 5.

 

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This point, as well as others from Coe’s (1964) monograph, were scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

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Animation of the Day: Jack’s Reef Corner Notched Point from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

 

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Today’s animation is a Jack’s Reef Corner Notched point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. A photograph of this point can be found as the fifth point in Plate 11 on page 79 of William A. Ritchie’s (1971) ” A Typology of and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points,” New York State Museum Bulletin Number 384.This point, as well as others from Ritchie’s (1971) monograph, were scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

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Animation of the Day: Jack’s Reef Pentagonal Point from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a Jack’s Reef Pentagonal point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. A photograph of this point can be found as the fourth point in Plate 12 on page 80 of William A. Ritchie’s (1971) ” A Typology of and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points,” New York State Museum Bulletin Number 384.This point, as well as others from Ritchie’s (1971) monograph, were scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

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Animation of the Day: Steubenville Stemmed Point from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a Steubenville Stemmed point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. A photograph of this point can be found as the sixth point in Plate 30 on page 109 of William A. Ritchie’s (1971) ” A Typology of and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points,” New York State Museum Bulletin Number 384.This point, as well as others from Ritchie’s (1971) monograph, were scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

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Animation of the Day: Fulton Turkey Tail Point from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a Fulton Turkey Tail point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. A photograph of this point can be found as the second point in Plate 9 on page 76 of William A. Ritchie’s (1971) ” A Typology of and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points,” New York State Museum Bulletin Number 384.This point, as well as others from Ritchie’s (1971) monograph, were scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

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Animation of the Day: Snyders Point from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

 

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Today’s animation is a Snyders point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. A photograph of this point can be found as the second point in Plate 28 on page 105 of William A. Ritchie’s (1971) ” A Typology of and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points,” New York State Museum Bulletin Number 384.This point, as well as others from Ritchie’s (1971) monograph, were scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

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Animation of the Day: A Second Adena Point from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

 

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Today’s animation is a second Adena point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. A photograph of this point in Plate 1 on page 61 of William A. Ritchie’s (1971) ” A Typology of and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points,” New York State Museum Bulletin Number 384.

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This point, as well as others from Ritchie’s (1971) monograph, was scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

 

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Animation of the Day: Adena Point from the New York State Museum

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is an Adena point scanned at the New York State Museum (NYSM) in July 2014. An illustration of this point as a line drawing can be found on page 12 of William A. Ritchie’s (1971) ” A Typology of and Nomenclature for New York Projectile Points,” New York State Museum Bulletin Number 384.
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It is not part of the photographs in Plate 1 on page 61 of Ritchie’s (1971) monograph.This point, as well as others from Ritchie’s (1971) monograph, were scanned to aid in the creation of a digital projectile point typology funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy Program, as detailed here.

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Animated Object of the Day: Curator of Archaeological Collections from the Virginia Museum of Natural History

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory (VCL)

 

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Today ‘s animation is the  Curator of Archaeological Collections, Dr. Elizabeth Moore, at the  Virginia Museum of Natural History (VMNH).

 

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