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The origin and distribution of obsidian in prehistoric Bohemia

  title={The origin and distribution of obsidian in prehistoric Bohemia},
  author={Pavel Burgert and Anton{\'i}n Přichystal and Lubom{\'i}r Proke{\vs} and Jan Petř{\'i}k and Simona Hu{\vs}kov{\'a}},
This paper summarizes current knowledge of the distribution of obsidian in prehistoric Bohemia (Czech Republic). In terms of this raw material’s distribution, Bohemia is a peripheral area, and it is also the westernmost part of its regular archaeological occurrence. Because of its rarity within the specified area, it is possible to identify this material quite easily even in earlier archaeological literature, and together with new discoveries, to create a coherent picture of its distribution… 

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