Magdalenian Bone Sewing Needle

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Emma Groeneveld
by Didier Descouens
published on 19 December 2016
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Magdalenian Bone Sewing Needle

Flat bone sewing needle found at Gourdan Cave, Haute-Garonne, France. It belongs to the western European Magdalenian culture (c. 17,000 - c. 10,000 years ago) of the Late- or Upper Palaeolithic industry (c. 50,000/40,000 - c. 10,000 years ago). It was made by anatomically modern humans.

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Descouens, D. (2016, December 19). Magdalenian Bone Sewing Needle. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6186/

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Descouens, Didier. "Magdalenian Bone Sewing Needle." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 19, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6186/.

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Descouens, Didier. "Magdalenian Bone Sewing Needle." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 19 Dec 2016. Web. 30 May 2020.

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