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" ... compact, were taken out, when it was discovered that one of the arms had been almost separated from the shoulder by the stroke of a stone axe. and that a fragment of the axe still remained in the bone. The axe had been of greenstone, a material which... "
The New Statistical Account of Scotland: Dumfries, Kirkcudbright, Wigton - Page 332
1845
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 18

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1851
...The axe had been of green ftone, a species of stone never found in this part of Scotland. There were also found with this skeleton a ball of flint, about...round and highly polished, and the head of an arrow, also of flint, but not a particle of any metallic substance," — P. 131. Posterity improved on the...
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The Archaeology and Prehistoric Annals of Scotland

Sir Daniel Wilson - Scotland - 1851 - 714 pages
...The axe had been of green stone, a species of stone never found in this part of Scotland. There were also found with this skeleton a ball of flint, about...round and highly polished, and the head of an arrow, also of flint, but not a particle of any metallic substance/" Many of the most highly-finished celts...
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 18

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1851
...itone, a species of stone never found in this part of Scotland. There were also found with this skeleum a ball of flint, about three inches in diameter, which...round and highly polished, and the head of an arrow, also of flint, but not a particle of any metallic substance." — P. 131. Posterity improved on the...
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Prehistoric Annals of Scotland, Volume 1

Sir Daniel Wilson - Scotland - 1863 - 504 pages
...Tin' axe had been of greenstone, a species of stone never found in this part of Scotland. There were also found with this skeleton a ball of flint, about...round and highly polished, and the head of an arrow, also of flint, but not a particle of any metallic substance."i Many of the most highly-finished celts...
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Pre-historic Times: As Illustrated by Ancient Remains, and the Manners and ...

Sir John Lubbock - Antiquities - 1865 - 512 pages
...The axo had been of greenstone, a material which does not occur in this part of Scotland. There were also found with this skeleton a ball of flint, about...perfectly round and highly polished, and the head of an Fio. 74. IFiG 75. Scrapers. arrow, also of flint, but not a 'particle of any metallic substance."*...
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Pre-historic Times: As Illustrated by Ancient Remains, and the Manners and ...

Sir John Lubbock - Archaeology - 1865 - 512 pages
...greenstone, a material which does not occur in this part of Scotland. There were also found with thin skeleton a ball of flint, about three inches in diameter,...perfectly round and highly polished, and the head of an Fio. 74. Fio 75. Scrapcri. arrow, also of flint, but not a particle of any metallic •ubstance."*...
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Pre-historic Times: As Illustrated by Ancient Remains, and the Manners and ...

Sir John Lubbock - Archaeology - 1875 - 640 pages
...The axe had been of greenstone, a material which does not occur in this part of Scotland. There were also found with this skeleton a ball of flint, about...inches in diameter, which was perfectly round and Inghly polished, and the head of an arrow, also flint, but not a particle of any metallic substance...
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Caledonia, Or, A Historical and Topographical Account of North ..., Volume 5

George Chalmers - Scotland - 1890
...this part of Scotland. There was also found with this skeleton a ball of flint, about three inches diameter, which was perfectly round and highly polished,...not a particle of any metallic substance was found. Mr. Denniston of Creetown's Letter to Mr. Train, of Newton Stewart, dated the 22d of October, 1819....
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Pre-historic Times: As Illustrated by Ancient Remains and the Manners and ...

Sir John Lubbock - Archaeology - 1892 - 637 pages
...bone. The axe was of greenstone, a material which does not occur in this part of Scotland. There were also found with this skeleton a ball of flint, about three inches in diameter, PIEHCED HATCHETS. 99 which was perfectly round and highly polished, and the head of an arrow, also...
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The Scottish Antiquary: Or, Northern Notes & Queries, Volumes 15-17

Arthur Washington Cornelius Hallen, John Horne Stevenson - Scotland - 1901
...axe, and that a fragment of the axe still remained in the bone. There were also found in the coffin a ball of flint, about three inches in diameter, which was perfectly round and highly polished, as well as the head of an arrow, also of flint. Greek Antiquities. The Inspector of Antiquities, who...
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