Osseous points and harpoon heads from Šventoji Subneolithic sites, coastal Lithuania. First traceological insight into the way they were produced and used

  title={Osseous points and harpoon heads from {\vS}ventoji Subneolithic sites, coastal Lithuania. First traceological insight into the way they were produced and used},
  author={Grzegorz Osipowicz and Justyna Orłowska and Gytis Pili{\vc}iauskas and Giedrė Pili{\vc}iauskienė and Mariusz Bosiak},
  journal={Lietuvos archeologija},
This article presents the results of traceological analyses of bone points and harpoon heads discovered at hunter-gatherer-fisher sites 1, 3, 4, 6 and 23 in Šventoji, coastal Lithuania, c. 3500–2700 cal bc. The data obtained through the studies were used to interpret technological processes and operational chains resulting from the production of these artefacts, as well as in answering questions surrounding the function of some specimens. Another important result of the presented research is… 


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