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Late Ice Age Hunting Technology

Author(s): Heidi Knecht

Year: 1994

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Summary

J. Whittaker: Different bone/antler points replicated and tested on carcasses. Atlatl assumed, but crossbow used in controlled experiments.


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Cite this Record

Late Ice Age Hunting Technology. Heidi Knecht. Scientific American. 271 (1): 82-87. 1994 ( tDAR id: 423372)


Keywords

General
Antler Atlatl Bone bow & arrow Hunting Spear

Geographic Keywords
USA

Temporal Keywords
Palaeolithic


Spatial Coverage

min long: -129.199; min lat: 24.495 ; max long: -66.973; max lat: 49.359 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): EXARC Experimental Archaeology Collection Manager


Record Identifiers

ExArc Id(s): 10183

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