Assorted Bone Tools

Geolocation

Title

Assorted Bone Tools

Description

These assorted bone tools were found at a Late Woodland site in Montgomery County, southwestern Virginia. They include awls, hairpins, a beamer (top), a turtle shell cup or bowl, fish hooks, a needle and other hideworking tools, and a knife made from a quartz blade hafted to bone.

Date Created

500 B.C.E. - 1600 C.E.

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Format

Photograph

Physical Dimension

766 × 525

Coverage

Montgomery County