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This is a choice of publications concerned with worked bones.


The database contains: 1728 entries.

Number of selected titles: 76

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Acosta, Alejandro & Adler, Horst (2010): Linking Evidences: from Carcass Processing to Bone Technology. The Case of the Lower Paraná Wetlands (Late Holocene, Argentina). in: Legrand-Pineau, Alexandra / Sidéra, Isabelle / Buc, Natacha / David, Eva / Scheinsohn, Vivian (eds.): Ancient and Modern Bone Artefacts from America to Russia. Cultural, technological and functional signature, British Archaeological Reports International Series 2136, 303-314, Oxford

Adler, Horst (2000): Fundort Kloster – Archäologie im Klösterreich, Fundberichte aus Österreich Materialhefte A 8, Wien

Aguirre, Emiliano (2006): La industria ósea primitiva de Torralba. – Munibe (Antropologia - Arkeologia) 57/2, 19-52

Ahlers, Bernhard (1911): Die arktische Fischerei wie sie von der Weser aus betrieben wurde, Nachdruck 1988, Bremen

Akhmetgaleeva, Natalia (2010): Technology and Use-wear Analysis of the Non-utilitarian Bones Objects from the Russian Upper Paleolithic Site of Byki-7(I). in: Legrand-Pineau, Alexandra / Sidéra, Isabelle / Buc, Natacha / David, Eva / Scheinsohn, Vivian (eds.): Ancient and Modern Bone Artefacts from America to Russia. Cultural, technological and functional signature, British Archaeological Reports International Series 2136, 211-216, Oxford

Akkermans, P. A. / Boerma, J. A. K. / Clason, Anneke T. / Hill, S. G. / Lohof, E. / Meiklejohn, C. / le Mière, M. / Molgat, G. M. F. / Roodenberg, Jacob J. / Waterbolk-van Rooyen, W. / van Zeist, Willem (1983): Bouqras Revisited: Preliminary Report on a Project in Eastern Syria. – Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society 49, 335-372

Albrecht, Gerd (1983): Die Jäger der späten Eiszeit. in: Müller-Beck, Hansjürgen (ed.): Urgeschichte in Baden-Württemberg, 331-353, Stuttgart

Allentuck, A. (2013): Raw Material Availability and Technological Choice: Modified Metapodia from an Early Bronze Age Site in Central Israel. – International Jounal of Osteoarchaeology 23, 379-394

Almeida Évora, Marina (2013): Raw Material Used in the Manufacture of Osseous Artefacts during the Upper Palaeolithic in Portugal. in: Choyke, Alice M. & O'Connor, Sonia (eds.): From These Bare Bones: Raw Materials and the Study of Worked Osseous Objects, 21-27, Oxford

Alonso, Émilie (2008): Travail et décor des médaillons en bois de cerf. Analyse et essai typologique. in: Bertrand, Isabelle (ed.): Le travail de l'os, du bois de cerf et de la corne à l'époque romaine: un artisanat en marge? Actes de la table ronde instrumentum, Chauvigny (Vienne), 8-9 décembre 2005, Monographies instrumentum 34, 275-281, Montagnac

Alram-Stern, Eva & Nightingale, Georg (2007): Keimelion. Elitenbildung und elitärer Konsum von der mykenischen Palastzeit bis zur homerischen Epoche, Denkschriften der philosophisch-historischen Klasse 250, Wien

Alram-Stern, Eva & Deger-Jalkotzy, Sigrid (2006): Aigeira 1 – Die Mykenische Akropolis, Faszikel 3, Veröffentlichungen der Mykenischen Kommission 24, Wien

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel & Luciañèz Triviño, Miriam (2016): La industria en hueso del Tholos de Montelirio. in: Fernández Flores, Álvaro / García Sanjuán, Leonardo / Dáz-Zorita Bonilla, Marta (eds.): Montelirio. Un gran monumento megalítico de la Edad del Cobre, Monografías, 273-283, Sevilla

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel (2014): Osseous and Shell Ornaments from the Bronze Age Argaric Site of Cerro de la Encina (Monachil, Granada, Spain). in: Ma, Xiaolin & Hou, Yanfeng (eds.): Proceedings of the 9th Meeting of the (ICAZ) Worked Bone Research Group, Zhengzhou, China, 2013, Zooarchaeology 2, 37-48, pl. 13-14, Beijing

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel (2014): Not only Bones. Hard Animal Tissues as a Source of Raw Material in 3rd Millennium BC South-Eastern Iberia. – Revista de Prehistoria de Andalucía 5, 43-67

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel (2014): Hueso, asta y marfil: manufactura de artefactos durante el III milenio a.C. en el poblado de Los Castillejos (Montefrío, Granada). – Saguntum 46, 21-40

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel / Nájera Colino, Trinidad / Molina González, Fernando (2013): Bronze Age Osseous Projectile Points from the Archaeological Site of La Motilla del Azuer. in: Lang, Felix (ed.): The Sound of Bones. Proceedings of the 8th Meeting of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group in Salzburg 2011, Archaeo Plus. Schriften zur Archäologie und Archäometrie der Paris Lodron-Universität Salzburg 5, 9-24

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel (2013): Un hacha-martillo sobre asta de ciervo de inicios del III milenio a.C. procedente del poblado de Los Castillejos en las Peñas de los Gitanos (Montefrío, Granada). Estudio tecnológico y funcional. – Antiquitas 25, 23-38, Priego de Córdoba, Spain

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel (2013): Bronze Age Bone and Antler Working: the Osseous Assemblage from Motilla del Azuer (Daimiel, Ciudad Real, Spain). – Revista de Prehistoria de Andalucía 4, 173-185

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel (2012): Artefactos óseos del yacimiento de la edad del bronce el Cerro de la Encina (Monachil, Granada). – Arqueología y Territorio 9, 73-94

Altamirano Garcia, Manuel (2011): Bone industry from the Bronze Age in Central Iberia. The Settlement of La Motilla Del Azuer. in: Baron, Justyna & Kufel-Diakowska, Bernadeta (eds.): Written in Bones. Studies on technological and social contexts of past faunal skeletal remains, 273-284, Wroclaw

Amato, Penelope (2010): Sewing With or Without a Needle in the Upper Palaeolithic?. in: Legrand-Pineau, Alexandra / Sidéra, Isabelle / Buc, Natacha / David, Eva / Scheinsohn, Vivian (eds.): Ancient and Modern Bone Artefacts from America to Russia. Cultural, technological and functional signature, British Archaeological Reports International Series 2136, 201-210, Oxford

Amatt, Masa & Miracle, Preston T. (2006): Bone and Antler Artefacts from Pupicina Cave. in: Miracle, Preston T. & Forenbaher, Staso (eds.): Prehistoric Herders of Northern Istria. The Archaeology of Pupicina Cave. Volume 1, Monografije i Katalozi Arheolski Muzej Istre 14, 401-415, Pula

Ambrosiani, Kristina (1981): Viking Age combs, Comb Making and Comb Makers in the Light of Finds from Birka and Ribe, Stockholm Studies in Archaeology 2, Stockholm

Anderes, Caroline (2008): La collection de tabletterie du Musée romain de Nyon (CH). in: Bertrand, Isabelle (ed.): Le travail de l'os, du bois de cerf et de la corne à l'époque romaine: un artisanat en marge? Actes de la table ronde instrumentum, Chauvigny (Vienne), 8-9 décembre 2005, Monographies instrumentum 34, 269-274, Montagnac

Anders, Alexandra / Kulcsár, Gabriella / Kalla, Gábor / Kiss, Viktória / Szabó, Gabór V. (2013): Moments in Time. Papers Presented to Pál Raczky on His 60th Birthday, Ősrégészeti Tanulmányok / Prehistoric Studies 1, Budapest

Anders, Alexandra & Siklósi, Zsuzsanna (2012): The First Neolithic Sites in Central/South-East European Transect Volume III. The Körös Culture in Eastern Hungary, British Archaeological Reports International Series 2334

Andersen, Erik & Nørgård, Anna (2009): Et uldsejl til Oselven. Arbejdsrapport om fremstillingen af et uldsejl til en traditionel vestnorsk båd, Roskilde

Andersen, H. Hellmuth / Crabb, P. J. / Madsen, Helge J. (1971): Århus Søndervold: en Byarkæologisk Undersøgelse, Jysk Arkaeologisk Selskabs Skrifter 9, Copenhagen

Andés, Louis Edgar (1925): Verarbeitung des Hornes, Elfenbeins, Schildpatts, der Knochen und der Perlmutter, 3. Auflage, Chemisch-technische Bibliothek 117, Wien

Andrews, Peter (1997): Excavations at Hamwic: Volume 2: Excavations at Six Dials, Council for British Archaeology Research Report 109, London

Anonymus, Anonyma (no date): Knochenschiffe

Anonymus, Anonyma (2004): Mundhygiene vor 250 Jahren. – Archäologie in Deutschland 1/2004, 76

Anonymus, Anonyma (2000): 100 Stücke Elfenbein – (Mammut-)Elfenbein-Füllfederhalter der Galerie Jansen. – Kult am Pult 2/2000, 24-25

Anonymus, Anonyma (1991): Archéologie d'une vallée : la vallée de l'Aisne des derniers chasseurs-cueilleurs au premier royaume de France, Soissons

Anonymus, Anonyma (1898): Schlittschuhknochen (Schluss). – Deutscher Eissport 22, 175-177

Anonymus, Anonyma (1898): Schlittschuhknochen. – Deutscher Eissport 21, 168

Anonymus, Anonyma (1884): Führer durch die Walfisch-Ausstellung im Garten des Künstler-Vereins und Domsumgang zu Bremen, Bremen

Anreiter, Peter / Bartosiewicz, Laszlo / Jerem, Erszébet / Meid, Wolfgang (1998): Man and the Animal World – Studies in Archaeozoology, Archaeology, Anthropology and Palaeolinguistics in memoriam Sándor Bökönyi, Budapest

Ansorge, Jörg (2013): Archäologische Untersuchungen auf der ehemaligen Fährbastion in Stralsund. – Mit einem Exkurs zur Tonpfeifenproduktion in Walbeck (Aller). – Jahrbuch Bodendenkmalpflege in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 60

Ansorge, Jörg (2011): Bericht zur archäologischen Untersuchung Hansestadt Stralsund Parkhaus Fährwall, Fpl. 303, Schwerin

Ansorge, Jörg (2011): Kurze Fundberichte Mittelalter/Neuzeit. Hansestadt Stralsund, Fpl. 303. – Jahrbuch Bodendenkmalpflege in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 58, 436-444

Ansorge, Jörg (2008): Schnuller, Sauger, Nuckel und Co.. – Archäologie in Deutschland 6/2008, 52

Antipina, Yekaterina E. (2013): Serrated Iron Sickles and Ancient Bone ‘Rasps’ from the Northern Black Sea Region: Destiny of the Innovation. in: Lang, Felix (ed.): The Sound of Bones. Proceedings of the 8th Meeting of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group in Salzburg 2011, Archaeo Plus. Schriften zur Archäologie und Archäometrie der Paris Lodron-Universität Salzburg 5, 25-31

Antipina, Yekaterina E. (2001): Bone Tools and Wares from the Site of Gorny (1690 - 1410 BC) in the Kargaly Mining Complex in the South Ural Part of the East European Steppe. in: Choyke, Alice M. & Bartosiewicz, Laszlo (eds.): Crafting Bone: Skeletal Technologies through Time and Space – Proceedings of the 2nd meeting of the (ICAZ) Worked Bone Research Group Budapest, 31 August – 5 September 1999, British Archaeological Reports International Series 937, 171-179, Oxford

Antonites, A. R. / Bradfield, Justin / Forssman, T. (2016): Technological, functional and contextual aspects of the K2 and Mapungubwe worked bone industries. – African Archaeological Review 33, 437-463

Apel, Michael / Kuhn, Günter / Rabus, Bernhard (2014): Alles kann Geld sein …, München

Arabatzis, Christopher (2013): The Bone Tools from the Neolithic Settlement of Proskinites, Greece. in: Lang, Felix (ed.): The Sound of Bones. Proceedings of the 8th Meeting of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group in Salzburg 2011, Archaeo Plus. Schriften zur Archäologie und Archäometrie der Paris Lodron-Universität Salzburg 5, 33-39

Ariel, Donald T. (1990): Imported Stamped Amphora Handles, Coins, Worked Bone and Ivory, and Glass, Excavations at the City of David 1978-1985, Volume II, Quedem 30, Jerusalem

Arndt, Betty (2010): Ein Exot im kühlen Norden: Zu einem Papageiengriff aus Göttingen. – Archäologie in Niedersachsen 13, 86-90

Arndt, Betty & Ströbl, Andreas (2005): Abfälle eines Knochenschnitzers im hochmittelalterlichen "gutingi". – Archäologie in Niedersachsen 8, 45-49

Arndt, Sandra & Newcomer, Mark (1986): Breakage Patterns on Prehistoric Bone Points: An Experimental Study. in: Roe, Derek A. (ed.): Studies in the Upper Palaeolithic of Britain and Northwest Europe, British Archaeological Reports International Series 296, 165-173, Oxford

Ashby, Steven P. / Coutu, Ashley / Sindbaek, Soren M (2015): Urban Networks and Arctic Outlands: Craft Specialists and Reindeer Antler in Viking Towns. – European Journal of Archaeology 19 (4)

Ashby, Steven P. (2015): With staff in hand, and dog at heel’? What did it mean to be an ‘itinerant’ artisan?. in: Hansen, Gitte / Ashby, Steven P. / Baug, Irene (eds.): Everyday Products in the Middle Ages. Crafts, Consumption and the Individual in Northern Europe c. AD 1000-1600, 11-27, Oxford

Ashby, Steven P. (2014): A Viking Way of Life. Combs and Communities in Britain and Scandinavia, c. AD 800-1100, Stroud

Ashby, Steven P. (2013): Some Comments on the Identification of Cervid Species in Worked Antler. in: Choyke, Alice M. & O'Connor, Sonia (eds.): From These Bare Bones: Raw Materials and the Study of Worked Osseous Objects, 208-222, Oxford

Ashby, Steven P. (2013): Making a Good Comb: mercantile identity in 9th-11th century England. in: Ten Harkel, Letty & Hadley, Dawn M (eds.): Everyday Life in Viking Towns: Social Approaches to Towns in England and Ireland c. 800-1100, 193-208, Oxford

Ashby, Steven P. & Batey, Colleen (2013): Evidence of exchange networks: the combs and other worked skeletal material. in: Barrett, James (ed.): Being an Islander: Production and Identity at Quoygrew, Orkney, AD 900-1600, 229-243, Cambridge

Ashby, Steven P. (2011): The Language of the Combmaker: interpreting complexity in Viking-Age Industry. in: Baron, Justyna & Kufel-Diakowska, Bernadeta (eds.): Written in Bones. Studies on technological and social contexts of past faunal skeletal remains, 9-23, Wroclaw

Ashby, Steven P. (2011): An Atlas of Medieval Combs from Northern Europe. – Internet Archaeology 30

Ashby, Steven P. (2010): A Typological Guide for the Spot-Identification of Medieval Bone/Antler Combs from the British Isles and Northern Europe, Unpublished Datasheet of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group

Ashby, Steven P. (2007): Bone and antler combs. – Finds Research Group AD700-1700 40, 1-8

Ashby, Steven P. (2005): Bone and antler combs: Towards a methodolgy for the understanding of trade and identity in Viking Age England and Scotland. in: Luik, Heidi / Choyke, Alice M. / Batey, Colleen / Lougas, Lembi (eds.): From Hooves to Horns, from Mollusc to Mammoth – Manufacture and Use of Bone Artefacts from Prehistoric Times to the Present – Proceedings of the 4th Meeting of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group at Tallinn, 26th–31st of August 2003, Muinasaja teadus 15, 255-262, Tallinn

Assendorp, Jan Joost & Kunze, Christiane (2010): Inmitten der Siedlung. – Archäologie in Niedersachsen 13, 115-119

Assendorp, Jan Joost (2008): Bardowick: eine untergegangene Stadt. – Archäologie in Deutschland 2/2008, 44

Astruc, L. / Bon, F. / Léa, V. / Milcent, P.-Y. / Philibert, S. (2006): Normes techniques et pratiques sociales de la simplicité des outillages pré- et protohistoriques, Actes des XXVIe rencontres d’archéologie et d’histoire d’Antibes, 20-22 octobre 2005, Antibes

Atkins, R. & O'Connor, A. (2010): Farmers and Ironsmiths: Prehistoric, Roman and Anglo-Saxon Settlement beside Brandon Road, Thetford, Norfolk, East Anglian Archaeology 134

Auer, Josef (2004): Eine römische Drechselbank, Pfünz

Averbouh, Aline (2016): Multilingual lexicon of bone industries, Version 2, Lampea

Averbouh, Aline & Pétillon, Jean-Marc (2011): Identification of "debitage by fracturation" on reindeer antler: case study of the Badegoulian levels at the Cuzoul de Vers (Lot, France). in: Baron, Justyna & Kufel-Diakowska, Bernadeta (eds.): Written in Bones. Studies on technological and social contexts of past faunal skeletal remains, 41-51, Wroclaw

Averbouh, Aline (2001): Methodological Specifics of the Techno-Economic Analysis of Worked Bone and Antler: Mental Refitting and Methods of Application. in: Choyke, Alice M. & Bartosiewicz, Laszlo (eds.): Crafting Bone: Skeletal Technologies through Time and Space – Proceedings of the 2nd meeting of the (ICAZ) Worked Bone Research Group Budapest, 31 August – 5 September 1999, British Archaeological Reports International Series 937, 111-121, Oxford

Avezuela Aristu, Bárbara / Àlvarez-Fernandez, Esteban / Jordá Pardo, Jesús / Aura Tortosa, Emilio (2011): The barnacles: A new species used to make a Gravettian suspended object from Nerja Cave (Malaga, Spain). in: Baron, Justyna & Kufel-Diakowska, Bernadeta (eds.): Written in Bones. Studies on technological and social contexts of past faunal skeletal remains, 53-62, Wroclaw

Ayalon, Etan (2005): The Assemblage of Bone and Ivory Artifacts from Caesarea Maritima, Israel 1st-13th Centuries CE, British Archaeological Reports International Series 1457, Oxford

Ayalon, Etan (2005): The bone industry at Caesarea Maritima, Israel. in: Luik, Heidi / Choyke, Alice M. / Batey, Colleen / Lougas, Lembi (eds.): From Hooves to Horns, from Mollusc to Mammoth – Manufacture and Use of Bone Artefacts from Prehistoric Times to the Present – Proceedings of the 4th Meeting of the ICAZ Worked Bone Research Group at Tallinn, 26th–31st of August 2003, Muinasaja teadus 15, 229-246, Tallinn

Ayalon, Etan & Sorek, Chagit (1999): Bare Bones – Ancient Artifacts from Animal Bones, Tel Aviv

Ayrolles, P. / Cleyet-Merle, J.-J. / Poplin, Francois / Tscherter, E. (1991): L'hameçon de la grotte du Déroc. – Ardèche Archéologie 8, 36-39

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