Aboriginal Stone tools made in the Australian Bush

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The real deal, semi precious Jaspers, Cherts, Ribbon stones from remote outcrops...

These stone knives, tools and scrapers were made in the bush, as I have done for decades...

.....traditional way ... flaked with another stone.....carefully trimming the excess stone away

So my friends don't have too much extra weight to carry...back over a mountain...back to a track ;)

Stone tools hafted with Spinifex Resin

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.......!..Then the stone tool is hafted with Bloodwood or Spinifex Resin...!!

Spinifex wax.....Bloodwood...Dry Grass and Charcoal...

Spinifex or Bloodwood used to make hand grip for stone knife, scrapers, points etc...

Aboriginal Stone Knife painted with ochre

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THEN after all that...they are painted up with Ochres from yet other remote locations...

Typical examples

....Aboriginal Stone Knives

13 Cm long, Chert

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13 Cm long Ribbonstone.

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15 Cm long, Chert

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11 Cm long N.T. Ribbonstone.

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11 Cm long, Red Jasper

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7 Cm long undecorated Ribbonstone and Spinifex

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Traditional hand made stone tools