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Splits and wedges: the techniques and technology of early Aurignacien antler working

Author(s): Heidi Knecht

Editor(s): Heidi Knecht ; Anne Pike-Tay ; Randall White

Year: 1993

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Summary

J. Whittaker: Good description of Aurignacian technology especially hafting split base points by wedging. [Not directly atlatl related. Combines archaeological , experimental, and use wear approaches very effectively.]


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Splits and wedges: the techniques and technology of early Aurignacien antler working. Heidi Knecht, Heidi Knecht, Anne Pike-Tay, Randall White. In Before Lascaux. The complex record of the early upper Paleolithic. Pp. 137-162. New York: Boca Raton, CRC Press. 1993 ( tDAR id: 418073)


Keywords

General
Antler Use Wear Analysis

Geographic Keywords
France

Temporal Keywords
Palaeolithic


Spatial Coverage

min long: -4.777; min lat: 41.367 ; max long: 9.553; max lat: 51.091 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): EXARC Experimental Archaeology Collection Manager


Record Identifiers

ExArc Id(s): 4330

Notes

Rights & Attribution: The information in this record was originally compiled by Dr. Roeland Paardekooper, EXARC Director.


Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America