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Dagger ?

Title: Dagger ?
Site: Vinča
Location/Region: Vinča, Belgrade
Chrolonology: 8000 BC - 4000 BC
Museum: Military Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Period: Neolithic
Epoch: Early Stone Age
Culture: Vinča
Closer Dating: 5th- 4th millennium BC
Material: Stone
Dimensions: L 17 cm
Production Technique: Polishing
Bibliography: M. Peković, Arheološka zbirka Vojnog muzeja u Beogradu / Archaeological Collection of the Military Museum in Belgrade. Beograd 2006.

Description

Dagger of a distal end shaped in a spike, while the proximal end is shaped in a longer and wider handle.The surface is polished.