Spear Thrower



From: France | Dordogne | Laugerie Basse

Curatorial Section: European

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Object Number 12008
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Magdalenian IV
Provenience France | Dordogne | Laugerie Basse
Period Magdalenian IV | Modern
Date Made 1884-1894 CE
Section European
Materials Reindeer Antler

Original Card: Bone specimen (cast) Dagger of reindeer antler, handle, the figure of a reindeer. Reinach, Reportoire, p. 106. Laugerie Basse

Revised Card: Cast of Spear Thrower - Reindeer antler. Reindeer carved on unfinished spear thrower. Wrongingly classified as "dagger"

Length 39 cm
Width 5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1894
Other Number Receipt 414: 358 - Old Museum Number

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