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Arrow

This arrow carries an iron barbed tip and is associated with hunting small animals. It may have been used in ritual engagement with bush spirits prior to hunting. This item was...

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Adze head

Prior to the availability of metal tools stone was the main domestic tool for carving. There were many distinctive styles made from volcanic stone such as basalt. Adzes...

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Knife

Obsidian blade technology on this island group is over 4,000 years old. Obsidian sources were originally located on the islands of Poam, Mouk and Lou and was traded along...

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Knife

Obsidian blade technology on this island group is over 4,000 years old. Obsidian sources were originally located on the islands of Poam, Mouk and Lou and was traded along...

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Adze head

Prior to the availability of metal tools stone was the main domestic tool for carving. There were many distinctive styles made from volcanic stone such as basalt. Adzes...

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Artwork

Nancy Stanfield lived in Nigeria from her marriage in 1948 until her husband’s retirement in 1967. She studied at the Royal College of Art in 1924-28. Stanfield was a lecturer...

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Drill bit preform

Drills were very common tools for stone age communities. They would have been useful in a variety of craft activities such as wood and leather working. This example is known...

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Drill bit

This tool is a drill point that has had its tip broken off, probably during use. This example comes from North America. If complete this tool would likely have been...

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Drill bit

Drills were very common tools for stone age communities. They would have been useful in a variety of craft activities such as wood and leather working. This example dates to...

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Drill bit

Drills were very common tools for stone age communities. They would have been useful in a variety of craft activities such as wood and leather working. This example dates to...

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