3D Clovis Point from Cass County, Texas

This Clovis point comes from Cass County, (Northeast) Texas, is curated at the Texas Archeological Research Laboratory (TARL), and was scanned with a GoSCAN50. Many thanks to the Texas Archeological Research Laboratory for the requisite permissions and access needed to perform the scan. The featured image for this post illustrates the curvature for the surface of the Clovis point, ranging from blue (low) to red (high).


Written by zselden

Selden (PhD, Texas A&M University, 2013) is a husband, father, US Marine Corps veteran, cyclist, kayaker, backpacker, hiker, climber, fisherman and general all-around outdoor enthusiast. His research is focused at the confluence of archaeological methods and digital technology, and he is particularly interested in the application of 3D technologies to archaeological problems, geometric morphometrics, network analyses, predictive modeling, archaeological theory, and archaeological science.