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A petrological analysis of ground-edge artefacts from northern New South Wales, by R. A. Binns and I. McBryde

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A petrological analysis of ground-edge artefacts from northern New South Wales
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A petrological analysis of ground-edge artefacts from northern New South Wales
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by R. A. Binns and I. McBryde
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Covers 517 stone axes which are grouped into 4 types; pebble axes; core, flake & blade axes; broken axes or flakes; hafted axes; short discussion of use & importance of axes; discusses petrology of materials used, origins of stone axes by type of stone, stone quarry sites in north eastern N.S.W., dating of axes with an archaeological context, distribution of petrological groups, evidence for dispersal and trade, describes hafting process used near Wilcannia; Appendix Catalogue of artefacts studied in the project, giving number, typological category, dimensions, provenance, archaeological context, collector, where housed, petrological group, etc
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Binns, R. A
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  • McBryde, Isabel
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
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  • Prehistory and material culture series no. 10
  • Australian aboriginal studies
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no. 47
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A petrological analysis of ground-edge artefacts from northern New South Wales, by R. A. Binns and I. McBryde
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Digitisation status: digitised
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Bibliography: p. 129-130
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M0055215
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26 cm.
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xii, 130 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
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illus. (part col.)
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7798
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0079118
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A petrological analysis of ground-edge artefacts from northern New South Wales, by R. A. Binns and I. McBryde
Publication
Note
Digitisation status: digitised
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 129-130
Control code
M0055215
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 130 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
illus. (part col.)
Stock number
7798
System control number
0079118

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