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Spear Thrower

Cast

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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
Early Date: 1884
Late Date: 1894
Section:European
Materials:Reindeer Antler
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1894
Other Number:Receipt 414: 358 - Old Museum Number

Description

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"

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