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  1. comiso90

    comiso90 Active Member

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    Local mountains.
    believe it or not several sources date at appx 10,000 years old.

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    Wow, those look primitive, even by native arrowhead standards. Neat stuff!
     
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    Hmmmm.....based on initial observation, I'd have to say that quarter isn't more than 40 years old. The arrowheads, though, are frikkin cool!
     
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    And 25 cents, by today's monetary standard, is pretty primitive also. ;)
     
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    Hey, I'm missing some arrowheads and a quarter. Anybody seen them?


    Cool find!
     
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    Gnomey World Travelling Doctor
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    Cool find!
     
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    Will the land be off limits now as the natives will claim it 's a tradional burial sight
     
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    Not quite... it was a stream bed. In 5 trips I've found 4 points. I didnt dig, just picked over river stones
     
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    Great find mate! Look at the workmanship in the second one especially!

    My father (who lives in ireland) found a beautiful stone axehead on his land, absolutely perfect condition (not used much, it seems). He showed me where he found it, and after a look around I managed to find a saddle-quern!(large stone, worked flat on one side, for grinding wheat and corn). Both are now in the National Museum in Dublin, the axehead supposedly 5-6000 years old, and the saddle-quern around 4000.

    When you look at the workmanship in these things, it's amazing to think they achieved with flints and stones what today would be a hell of a job even with modern power tools...
     
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    Nice.

    My dad found a ancient tool made out of rock on a mine dump.
     
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    Nice find Comiso.
     
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    nice finds cosimo
     
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