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Large stone implements from South Australia / by H.M. Cooper
Bib ID 1859533
Format BookBook
Author
Cooper, H. M. (Harold Moore), 1886-1970
 
Description Adelaide : Hassell Press, 1943 
p. [434]-369 : ill. ; 25 cm. 
Summary

An introductory survey of 2000 specimens, tentative classification of horsehoof, karta, arapia and pebble implements Divisions into 3 regions of occurence of 1) Kangaroo Island (37 sites), 2) Quorn, northward to Marree, east and west to Lake Frome and Lake Torrens (36 sites), 3) Adelaide plains, southward through Morphett Vale, Normanville, Rapid Bay to Cape Jervis,; eastward to Goolwa (24 sites); general description of industries in each region, disappearance of Kangaroo Islanders, uses for implements, patination, weathering, deterioration, description of type drawings (96 specimens illustrated), horsehoof series, types derived from flakes.

Notes

Cover title.

Reprinted from records of the South Australian Museum, vol. 7, no. 4, November 30th 1943.

Bibliography: p. 369.

Library's copy signed by the author.

Subjects Stone implements -- South Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Implements.  |  Technology - Stone - Flakes.  |  Cape Jervis (Fleurieu Peninsula SE SA SI54-13)  |  Kangaroo Island (SE SA SI53-16)  |  Adelaide (SE SA SI54-09)  |  Lake Frome (NE SA SH54-10)  |  Goolwa (Fleurieu Peninsula SE SA SI54-13)  |  Marree (NE SA SH54-05)  |  South Australia - West (SA SH53, SI53)  |  Rapid Bay (Fleurieu Peninsula SE SA SI54-13)  |  Quorn (SE SA SI54-01)

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