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Experiments Confirm Likely Usage of Murray Springs Bone Tool

Author(s): Roderick D Laird

Year: 1999

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J. Whittaker: Shaft wrench, not spinning tool as argued by Heite (MT 13(3)). Works well in pairs with heated wood shaft, has notches at ends of opening, necessary to keep from cracking shaft or letting it roll.

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Experiments Confirm Likely Usage of Murray Springs Bone Tool. Roderick D Laird. The Mammoth Trumpet. 14 (2): 18-20. 1999 ( tDAR id: 423378)


Ivory Mammoth

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

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Contact(s): EXARC Experimental Archaeology Collection Manager

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ExArc Id(s): 10189


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