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Dutch Atlatl?

Author(s): Nicolas Geertsma

Year: 2008

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Summary

J. Whittaker: Red deer antler segment with hole like shaft-hole hammers but with no good hammer end and a small hook is proposed as possible atlatl hook. Photos, reconstruction. [Plausible but not conclusive - need dates.]


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Dutch Atlatl?. Nicolas Geertsma. The Dart : 13-14. 2008 ( tDAR id: 423420)


Keywords

General
Atlatl Hunting Weapon

Geographic Keywords
the Netherlands

Temporal Keywords
Mesolithic Neolithic Palaeolithic


Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Experimental Archaeology


Record Identifiers

ExArc Id(s): 10232

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