Paleolithic technology

Main

Anatomical modernity

Earliest potential evidence of grinding starch

Mercader

Earliest POTENTIAL arrow-heads

Better evidence of grinding stones starts to appear

First evidence of sedentism

First atlatls

21,000 to 17,000 years ago

First pottery

Regular arrow heads show up in record

Earliest evidence horticulture

Eras

Lower Paleolithic

Middle Paleolithic

300–30

Upper Paleolithic

50–10 ka

Mesolithic

Neolithic