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Harpoon

Cast

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Object Number:12026E
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Magdalenian IV
Provenience: France
Dordogne
La Madeleine
Period: Magdalenian IV
Modern
Date Made: 1865-1894
Early Date: 1865
Late Date: 1894
Section:European
Materials:Reindeer Antler
Plaster
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1894
Other Number:Receipt 414: 376 - Original Number

Description

Original Card: Bone Specimen (Cast) (12) - 10 found, barbed reindeer antler harpoons.

Revised Card: Cast of a Reindeer Antler (Bone) harpoon. Prototype of harpoon with two rows of very slightly marked batbs, close together. First step in evolution of harpoon

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