Historic Preservation
PREHISTORIC OCCUPATION OF CHERRY CREEK : 9000 Years on the Creek
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 2013.001.01
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  • Projectile point, tip and midsection; Eden; lanceolate blade with parallel sides; biconvex transverse cross section; parallel flaking; Morrison quartzite; Munsell 5YR 5/6, light brown. 13,000-7500 Cody Complex, Paleo Indian... View Full Record
  • Scrapers
  • Scrapers
  • 5DA.1307.1
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  • Unifacial scraper, translucent chalcedony/agate; Munsell 5R 4/6 ... View Full Record
  • Flake, Utilized
  • Flake, Utilized
  • 5DA.1311.7
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  • Utilized flake; jasper/petrified wood; Munsell 10R 3/4 dark reddish brown ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1314.10
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  • Projectile point base and midsection fragment; corner notched; expanded sub-convex base; petrified wood ; Munsell 5 YR 5/6, light brown. 3300-1450 Years Before Present, Late Plains Archaic... View Full Record
  • Cutting Tool
  • Cutting Tool
  • 5DA.1314.15
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  • Unifacial cutting tool, retouched edge, triangular shaped; chert, possibly oolitic; Munsell 5YR 7/2 grayish orange pink ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1315.1
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  • Petrified wood projectile point, possible Duncan, side notched, upswept shoulders, slightly expanding stem, concave base, one corner of base broken; Munsell 5YR 5/5 light brown. Middle Archaic, 5000-3000 Years Before Present, McKean Complex ... View Full Record
  • Chopper, Stone
  • Chopper, Stone
  • 5DA.1316.3
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  • Chopper, bifacial; quartzite; Munsell N 4 medium dark gray ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1319.5
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  • Projectile point midsection, corner notch visible, broken at neck; petrified wood; Munsell 5YR 4/4 and 5YR 6/2 ... View Full Record
  • Flake, Utilized
  • Flake, Utilized
  • 5DA.1319.8
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  • Utilized flake; chalcedony, Munsell 5YR 5/2 pale brown ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1322.1
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  • Projectile point tip; petrified wood, possibly heat treated; Munsell 5YR 3/4 dusky red ... View Full Record
  • Mid-stage Biface
  • Mid-stage Biface
  • 5DA.1322.2
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  • Biface, mid-stage; petrified wood; Munsell 5YR 4/4 moderate brown ... View Full Record
  • Knife, Stone
  • Knife, Stone
  • 5DA.1322.3
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  • Bifacial cutting tool/knife; with spokeshave and retouched margin and tip; chert; Munsell 10YR 5/4 pale reddish brown ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1323.10
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  • Projectile point, tip and base missing; side notched; plano-concave transverse cross section; random flaking; tip retouched; chert; Munsell 10 YR 8/2 very pale orange ... View Full Record
  • Cutting Tool
  • Cutting Tool
  • 5DA.1323.6
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  • Unifacial cutting tool/knife; quartz; clear N8, very light gray ... View Full Record
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • 5DA.1331.1
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  • Biface tip, possible projectile point; biconvex transverse cross-section; random flaking; possible secondary use wear on margins; Munsell 10 YR 8/2, very pale orange ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1335.19
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  • Projectile point; possible Bayou Gulch corner-notched; random flaking; sub triangular blade; biconvex transverse cross section; biconvex longitudinal cross section; bottom edge of base broken; possible retouch along one longitudinal margin; petrified... View Full Record
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • 5DA.1335.21
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  • Reworked bifacial tool: cutting tool, spokeshave, graver; Munsell 5 YR 3/4 ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1339.1
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  • Projectile point; This specimen' s mophology suggests possible affiliation with the Hell Gap component, Pryor stemmed; upswept shoulders; long straight stem; subconcave base; biconvex transverse cross-section; the distal portion of the specimen has b... View Full Record
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • 5DA.1341.8
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  • Bifacial cutting tool; chert; Munsell 10R 4/2, grayish red... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1345.39
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  • Projectile point, possible Duncan, side notched, upswept shoulder, subconvex base, one corner of base missing; petrified wood; Munsell 5YR 5/6 light brown and 5YR 3/4 dark reddish brown ... View Full Record
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • 5DA.1345.46
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  • Bifacial cutting tool; tip and midsection; quartzite; Munsell N8, very light grey... View Full Record
  • Scrapers
  • Scrapers
  • 5DA.1352.1
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  • Unifacial scraper; retouched; heavy use wear; petrified wood ; Munsell 5 YR 3/4, moderate brown... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1355.1
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  • Projectile point, possible General Plains Woodland; reworked; corner notched, base retouched, tip broken; petrified wood ; Munsell 5 YR 5/6, light brown. 1350-850 Years Before Present, General Plains Woodland... View Full Record
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • 5DA.1355.2
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  • Bifacial cutting tool; possible reworked perforator; all edges retouched; petrified wood ; Munsell 5 YR 5/6, light brown... View Full Record
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • Biface, Late-stage
  • 5DA.1361.1
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  • Bifacial cutting tool; possible reworked tip; quartzite; Munsell N 7, light gray... View Full Record
  • Amazonite
  • Amazonite
  • 5DA.1364
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  • Amazonite crystal; found on site, although no signs of cultural use wear or polish are visible; Munsell 5B 7/6, light blue... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1373
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  • Projectile point; possible Hogback corner-notched; triangular blade, corner notched, flat base, both tangs and tip broken; petrified wood; Munsell 5YR 5/6. light brown. 1430-765 Years Before Present, Hogback Corner Notched... View Full Record
  • Biface, Undetermined Stage
  • Biface, Undetermined Stage
  • 5DA.1374
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  • Biface midsection fragment; retouched; chert; Munsell N2, grayish black... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1694
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  • Projectile point base, pertrified wood; possible Mount Albion; petrified wood; Munsell 5YR5/6 light brown, Middle to Late Archaic 3000-1500 Years Before Present ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1695.1
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  • Projectile point base, corner notched, convex, irregular flaking pattern slightly upswept shoulders; quartzite; Munsell 5YR5/6 light brown Transitional Middle/Late Archaic. See Magic Mountain 18, 3000-1500 Years Before Present ... View Full Record
  • Spokeshave, Stone
  • Spokeshave, Stone
  • 5DA.1695.2
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  • Spokeshave/retouched flake; petrified wood; Munsell 5YR5/6 light brown ... View Full Record
  • Projectile Point
  • Projectile Point
  • 5DA.1704
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  • Projectile Point, Hanna; translucent petrified wood or chalcedony; Munsell 10 YR 8/6 pale yellowish orange, Mid Archaic, 7000-4500 Year Before Present ... View Full Record

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