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From: Mammoth ivory was the most suitable osseous raw material for the production of Late Pleistocene big game projectile points

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Late Upper Palaeolithic projectile points from the Pekárna cave site (Czech Republic). Collection Moravské Zemské Muzeum-Ústav Anthropos, Brno. (a) Medial-distal section of a mammoth ivory point (Inv.-No. P 21401). Note the lamellar structure due to the dentine cones. (b) Basal-distal section of an antler point (Inv.-No. P 21038). Note the compacta on the upper and the spongiosa on the lower side (Photographs S. J. Pfeifer).

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