a tiny stone tool, characteristic of the Mesolithic period, many of which were probably used as barbs.
( Gr. 'micro'=small + 'lithos'=stone) A very small flint tool used as barbs and tips of arrows.
Small (1-3 cm long) stone tools with evidence of retouch. Includes 'Bondi Points' segment, scrapers, backed blades, triangle and trapezoid.