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Tasmanian stone culture. Some notes on distinctive types, spokeshaves, borers, and chipping tools, and their probable usages
Legge, Robert W (1929) Tasmanian stone culture. Some notes on distinctive types, spokeshaves, borers, and chipping tools, and their probable usages. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 39-43. ISSN 0080-4703
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Amongst the various and more or less well-defined types of Tasmanian stone implements which have been engaging the attention of students for some time past, there are two distinct and decidedly specialised forms which stand out conspicuously from all the others as having been fabricated for certain definite purposes. In the following notes they will be termed respectively Spokeshaves and Borees, and it is proposed with the help of two or three plates to give a short description of several series which are fairly representative of the types.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 39-43|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Additional Information:||Copyright Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Date Deposited:||12 May 2012 05:15|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:31|
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