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Re: Thousand of years old human tools made from dinosaur bone
Not all stone tools are knapped tools.
That said, there is the classic hand axe with a fossil echinoid in it:
On Sun, June 10, 2012 6:35 pm, MICHAEL MURPHY wrote:
> Robert Schenck wrote:
> Has anyone heard of other instances of this? I wouldn't've thought
> fossil bone would be the sort of thing you'd want for knapping into
> True. But I was wondering about grinding over knapping. You can get an
> edge that way, I would think.
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