Bone Tools and Beaver Incisor Beads

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Title

Bone Tools and Beaver Incisor Beads

Subject

Artifacts

Description

These bone artifacts were found at a Late Woodland site in Greensville County in the southern Piedmont. They include a beamer (far bottom) used for hideworking, awls (left) with sharp tips used for piercing, incising, or perforating, a needle (far top left) and beads made from animal incisors. (Photo enhanced)

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Date

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

Format

.JPG, 579 × 426

Type

Image

Coverage

Greensville County

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

579 × 426

Files

44GV0001_bone_artifacts_MacCord_9-1968.jpg

Citation

“Bone Tools and Beaver Incisor Beads,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed September 16, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/457.

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