These CAPSIAN TRADITION flake tool was found on an exposed African Neolithic site in the Sahara Desert in Northwest Africa. It was masterfully fashioned by African Neolithic humans (Homo sapiens sapiens) between 10,000 and 4,700 years ago. This Neolithic artifact was hand-selected from thousands of incomplete and inferior stone tools of the era and region.
This choice grade specimen is a UNIFACIAL TANGED SPEARHEAD, made out of beautiful candy-colored mottled flint. This SUPREME projectile point is truly a work of art in design and color - most likely a prestige piece! It would have been affixed to a wooden shaft and used like a light spear. It is of the finest quality and is complete, displaying the highest degree of skill in workmanship. The color and patina are especially fine, their beauty surpassing all commonly found tools.