6500Y.O: SUPER NEOLITHIC ALPINE SPATULA SLEET TOOL BONE

  • Sold for: Start Free Trial or Sign In to see what it's worth.
  • Item Category: Antiquities
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 15, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House
Shipping costs include registered international delievery.
The price below shows the worldwide costs, not only shipping to the States!
The shipping prices are lower within Europe and Germany!
Combined shipping of multiple purchases is possible!!!
In most cases it will be a marked reduction of shipping costs!!!

NORTHERN EUROPEAN STONE AGE
ARTIFACTS BY PALATINA

AUTHENTICITY GUARANTEED
Description This rare Neolithic artifact is called
"Spatula or Sleet tool of bone",
belonging to the Middle Neolithic period of the very famous cultures
from the Alpine foreland around the Lake Constance.
Lake Constance is Germany's largest lake. Three countries share the lake: Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. Lake Constance is the third largest lake in Central Europe. Through the lake flows River Rhine. During the 19th century, the lake-dwellings of the Alpine region emerged as one of the classic forms of well preserved archaeological monuments, in the same way as hillforts or shell middens. Their state of preservation and characteristics made them famous throughout Europe. Although a number of artefacts belonging to these lacustrine villages had already been found along some lakes within the Alpine region as early as the beginning of the 18th century, the lake-dwelling phenomenon was not recognised

... read more