Finds 450

Main Information
Finds ID 450
Site Cafer Höyük
Area ID 177 settlement
Research event excavation: rescue Cafer Höyük (Malatya) 1979 - 1986
Finds type lithics
Small finds category None
Small finds type
Botany species
Animal remains species
Animal remains completeness None
Animal remains part
Lithics technology Direct percussion
Indirect percussion
Lithics industry Flake industry
Microlithic industry
Lithics cores and preparation Naviform core
Lithics retouched tools Backed bladelet
End-scraper on blade
End-scraper on flake
Projectile point
Sickle blade
Lithics unretouched tools Blade
Lithics raw material Flint
Obsidian Yes
Obsidian amount 0
Pottery form
Pottery detail
Pottery decoration
Pottery type None
Material flint
Confidence 2
Comment The "Çayönü tools" are fairly abundant. The projectile points are all of the type known as "Byblos points". There are also large, unretouched blades in obsidian.
Interpretations related to these Finds
Interpretation ID 94