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Antler

Object Number:87-39-1183
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Neolithic
Swiss Lake Dweller
Provenience: Switzerland
Moosseedorf
Period: Neolithic
Date Made: 4300-2450 BCE
Early Date: 4300
Late Date: 2450
Section:European
Materials:Antler
Length: 15.5 cm
Width: 6.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1987
Other Number:L-37-1183 - Old Museum Number
18 (tag) - Original Number

Description

Main and side prong. "Hart's horn with marks of the hatchet and at a of the teeth of mice." Prongs show marks of utilization. On object "Moosseedorfsee. Ab - mid angnfoablur, Zanbrilulrrlioffown/Mark you Magnifiaunn, (-) Bmagf."

Bibliography:

[Book] Peale, Benjamin F. 1873. Specimens of the stone age of the human race as collected and arranged by Franklin Peale; Copied in photography with a catalogue and introduction, also various communications on the subject made by him to the American Philosophical Society.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: #18; pl. 91View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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