percussion flaking

a method of forming a flint tool by striking flakes from a stone core with another stone or a piece of bone or wood. Unabridged
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They exhibit carefully controlled percussion flaking.
These points were made almost entirely by percussion flaking.
The artifact is bifacial in form and has been shaped by percussion flaking.
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