Projectile Point

Projectile Point
Exhibit item
Age: 
Over 104,000 years old
Site: 
Omo Kibish, Ethiopia

Tools for capturing fast and dangerous prey

Stone or bone projectile points, like the one seen here, attached to spears or darts and enabled humans to exploit fast-moving prey like birds and large, dangerous prey like mammoths.

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