On the left is an Archaic skull from Northern Europe with the skull on the right from a burial mound in central California. Numerous giant skeletons were reported from this region of California, some being described with a double row of teeth.
These skull types belong to the Maritime Archaic who originated in Northern Europe and began sailing to North America as early as 7,000 B.C. By 2,000 B.C. they had spread from the Atlantic to the Gulf of Mexico and Pacific Shores.