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Getting to the core of the problem: petrological results from the Irish Stone Axe Project

  • Gabriel Cooney (a1) and Stephen Mandal (a2)
Abstract

When a distribution map of Neolithic stone axes in Ireland was published in ANTIQUITY (Grogan & Cooney 1990), the new Irish Stone Axe Project (ISAP) was mentioned. Stone axes, it turns out, are unusually common in Ireland. Here Project progress is outlined, with special attention being given to those axes identified as having been moved across the Irish Sea.

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