Medieval Novgorod Bone Artifacts

Wonderful artifacts that are dated by dendrochronology (tree ring dating).

 



Carved bone.



Combs (I assume bone but could also be wood).



Bone carving.



Comb (looks more like wood than bone). Approximate dimensions are 8 cm wide and 7 cm. tall.


Comb (looks more like wood than bone). Approximate dimensions are 8 cm wide and 7 cm. tall.



Comb (looks more like wood than bone). Approximate dimensions are 8 cm wide and 7 cm. tall.



Comb (could be wood or bone). Approximate dimensions for the holder (upper part) is 12 cm by 2 cm. Approximate dimensions for the comb (lower part) is 8 cm by 2 cm.



Carved bird head



Carved bone



Probably stone but I put them on this webpage!



Chessmen



Chessman



Chessman.



Chessman



Chessmen



Chessmen



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