A decorated skaill knife from Skara Brae, Orkney

Alan Saville (Author)


Keyword(s):
Pottery Decoration, Skaill Knife
Period(s):
Mesolithic

Abstract


A newly recognised stone implement is described. The implement is of expedient nature and its schematic incised motifs suggest a trial piece, perhaps linked to the design of pottery decoration.

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Published
30-11-1995
How to Cite
Saville, A. (1995). A decorated skaill knife from Skara Brae, Orkney. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 124, 103-111. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/9489
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