Russell, Nerissa, 1957-. The bone tool industry at Mehrgarh and Sibri

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Title: The bone tool industry at Mehrgarh and Sibri

Published in: Mehrgarh: field reports 1974-1985 from Neolithic times to the Indus civilization, edited by Catherine Jarringe … [et. al.]

Published By: Mehrgarh: field reports 1974-1985 from Neolithic times to the Indus civilization, edited by Catherine Jarringe … [et. al.] Golden Graphics Limited. [1995]. 583-613 p. ill.

By line: by Nerissa Russell

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2016. Computer File

Culture: Early Indus (AQ43)

Subjects: Bone, horn, and shell technology (321); General tools (412); Weapons (411); Sociocultural trends (178); Typologies and classifications (914);

Abstract: The author analyzed most of the bone from Mehrgarh and Sibri, finding changes in the use of bone tools through time. Some of the evident changes may be due to standardization of the tools, replacement by other tools, or just the effects of a skewed sample.

Document Number: 3

Document ID: aq43-003

Document Type: Essay

Language: English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 592)

Field Date: 1983, 1985

Evaluation: Archaeologist-4,5

Analyst: Sarah Berry; 2015

Coverage Date: 10000-3600 BP

Coverage Place: Mehrgarh and Sibri, Balochistan, Pakistan

LCSH: Neolithic period--Pakistan--Balochistan//Copper age--Pakistan--Balochistan//Excavations (Archaeology)--Pakistan--Balochistan//Mehrgarh Site (Pakistan)//Balochistan (Pakistan)--Antiquities

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