Bone Perforators and Fish Hook

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Title

Bone Perforators and Fish Hook

Subject

Artifacts

Description

Bone tools are commonly found at Middle to Late Woodland sites. The largest item in this photo is a deer ulna that was made into a perforating tool, probably for hideworking. Also shown are two smaller pieces of worked bone and a fish hook. These artifacts come from a site in Roanoke County, west-central Virginia.

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Date

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

Format

.JPG, 736 × 484

Type

Image

Coverage

Roanoke County

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

736 × 484

Files

44RN0002_bone_artifacts.jpg

Citation

“Bone Perforators and Fish Hook,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed September 16, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/456.

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