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Prehistoric stone mortars

Swadling, Pamela


Distributional studies of stone mortars and pestles, as well as obsidian stemmed artefacts, have just begun, and these investigations are changing our perspective on the nature of social networks that existed in New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago thousands of years ago.

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2013
Type: Book chapter
Book Title: Melanesia: Art and Encounter
DOI: 10.5860/choice.51-4824


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