Explore the Bullen Collection by Type or Subtype

From this page you can enter the galleries for 61 out of the 64 types and subtypes described in Bullen’s Guide (See Selected References and Links). Choose a projectile point type from the alphabetical list below and click on it to enter the individual gallery. Currently the completed galleries include Paleoindian through Late Archaic (See Explore the Bullen Collection by Temporal Period). Once you enter each type gallery, there is more detailed information regarding the approximate date ranges associated with that particular type. Please visit the Bullen website again soon for additional galleries.

This map indicates which counties the point types are from that comprise the original Bullen Projectile Point Type Collection. Note it does not represent the origin or range of any specific point type. Only 30 of Florida’s 67 counties are represented and none are from the southern part of the state where limited chert resources exist.


Alachua

Arredondo

Beaver Lake

Bolen Beveled Subtype 1

Bolen Beveled Subtype 2

Bolen Beveled Subtype 3

Bolen Beveled Subtype 4

Bolen Beveled Subtype 5

Bolen Plain Subtype 1

Bolen Plain Subtype 2

Bolen Plain Subtype 3

Bolen Plain Subtype 4

Bolen Plain Subtype 5

Bradford

Broward1

Citrus

Clay

Clovis

Colbert Dalton

Columbia

Culbreath

Duval Subtype 1

Duval Subtype 2

Duval Subtype 3

Florida Adena

Florida Copena

Florida Morrow Mountain

Florida Spike

Gadsden

Gilchrist

Greenbriar

Hamilton

Hardaway Side Notched

Hardee Beveled1

Hernando

Hillsborough

Ichetucknee

Jackson

Kirk Serrated

Lafayette

Leon

Levy

Marianna

Marion

Newnan

Nuckolls Dalton

Ocala

O’Leno

Pinellas

Putnam

Santa Fe

Sarasota

Savannah River

Simpson

Stanfield

Sumter

Suwannee

Tallahassee

Tampa

Taylor

Thonotosassa

Union Side Notched1

Wacissa

Westo


1As discussed on the Home page, examples of these projectile point types are not represented. See Bullen 1975:15 for Broward, Bullen 1975:33 for Hardee Beveled, Bullen 1975:54 for Union Side Notched.