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    Junior Relic Hunter
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    Argillite Triangle Point?

    Hi All:

    This is another recent find from the Delmarva area. I found it in a known encampment near a river. I have found larger argillite flakes/damaged points in the area before, as well. I'm not sure if this is just a triangle shaped flake or if this is a point. The sides look like they form a deliberate edge. My experience is that argillite weathers like crazy, so much so, that a point can be completely smooth. Any thoughts would be appreciated.
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    Elite Arrowheadologist
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    It looks like a weathered point to me but I know nothing about that type of stone.

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    knapps field grade points
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    argillite..i would say...i find the same matierial at the camp i hunt up here in pennsylvania
    I pick up very old rocks.....

 

 

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