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Welcome to the Forum!
We love it when new members join us here for some fun and conversation. Please take a minute and tell us more about you! Where are you from? How long have you been collecting? etc.
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decorated spearhead?
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Artifact Questions & Answers
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Native American Arrowheads & Other Lithic Artifacts
Discussion about Native American points and other tools. Our regional experts will dive in with opinions on typology and age. Be patient. We need clear pictures, dimensions, and the location of the find area.
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Snyder County Museum
by tomf
Learn About Lithic Material Types
Discussion about materials used by Native Americans for artifacts. Local experts are encouraged to educate others seeking information about their area!
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Native American Pottery & Non-Lithic Artifacts
Discussion about Native American Pottery and artifacts made from clay, bone, shell, wood, leather, textile etc.
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Pot Leg
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Medicine Wheel
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I found a Pendent !
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Unknown human population
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Coe's Original Slide Photos
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Fossils, Old Bones & Teeth
Lots of us collect them or find them accidentally. Discussion and questions about these items here.
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Odd fossil creek find
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Rocks Mistakenly Believed to be Artifacts
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Rocks, Minerals & Geology
We like shiny and interesting rocks. We hate ordinary rocks that vaguely resemble artifacts!
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Help with rock ID
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Show your vids! The In-Situs, Music, YouTube etc. If you can record it, then post it.
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Best of the Best Showcase
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The Best of the Best
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A section for those interested in knapping art or artifact reproduction.
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I ❤️ Obsidian
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Trade Blanket (15/167)
All Things Collectable
Bottles, coins, stamps and everything collectable.
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Rio Del Norte
SW pottery
Metal Detecting
A place to talk about metal detecting and show off your finds!
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Beginner’s Luck.
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fall sky in utah.
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Just about everyone likes to talk smack about their respective teams and give predictions on outcomes. This is the place...
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Paleo and Dalton contest
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Beveled edges link
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Kentucky point
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Hudson Bay Trade Beads
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Pottery Fakes
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