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Aboriginal usage, tool manufacture. Physical description A large rock of generally oval shape and with a number of flatish surfaces and hole indentations which were identified by archaeologist Dr Joanna Freslov 2.6.2008 as being used by Aboriginal people as a grinding or tool-sharpening stone.

Grinding stone (3)

This type of grinding stone is known as a doughnut grinding slab. The Dunkeld & District Historical Museum and members of the local Aboriginal communities have worked together to research and register the Dunkeld Aboriginal Object Collection.

#15 Large Vesicular Basalt Grinding Stone

 · Video of a large Basalt Grinding Stone. These stones were used as a base to mill and grind seeds and other plant materials.This type of basalt is know as ''Ve...

ABORIGINAL GRINDING STONE

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website may contain culturally sensitive material — images, ... GRINDING STONE - MULLER - TOP STONE FOR GRINDING Physical description ROCK SHAPED BY ABORIGINALS,, muller,, ...

Aboriginal grinding stone (mortar)

 · This grinding stone (mortar) was used by Aboriginal people to grind or crush different materials such as berries and seeds for food production. In order to grind material, a smaller upper stone (the pestle) would have been used to grind material against this lower stone (the mortar). The stone was found by a farmer on land south of Donald in the ...

Aboriginal Culture

Hammer stones are dense round stones used to strike off blades and flakes from cores, to percuss and produce sharp edges to stone cutting tools, and to dress (with multiple small strikes) stone axes and other stone tools. Lower grinding stones.

#37 Sandstone Grinding Stone

 · This video looks at a site that is not listed on the AHIMS or on department of environment and heritage website. These sandstone mullers are highly weathered...

Aboriginal Culture

Using an upper grinding stone to smooth a boomerang. Lake Eyre district, 1920s. Photograph from Savage Life in Central Australia, Second Edition 2009. Aboriginal men sharpening stone …

Aboriginal Culture

Upper and lower grinding stones made from basalt, used to grind vegetable, nut and seed foods. Cedar Creek, north Queensland, circa 1912. In this region, grindstones about 60cm long and 30 cm wide were kept in every hut. When people moved camp, they left

Grindstones

This grinding stone is 40 cm long and 35 cm wide with a height of 10 cm and is made from sandstone, which has a rough surface for grinding. The top stone is made from a hard smooth river cobble. This object was collected from Marra Station on the Darling River and …

#30 Muller Grinding Stone

 · This video looks at a Muller Grinding Stone.

Aboriginal Stone Artefacts | Aboriginal Heritage Tasmania

Stone artefacts are evidence of stone modified or used by Tasmanian Aboriginal people in the past. Aboriginal people quarried particular stone outcrops or collected stones from river beds and coastal zones to create a sophisticated set of tools.

Aboriginal Australian Grinding Stone

Aboriginal Australian Grinding Stone; A421.124; Australian Aboriginal (Aborigine) Grinding Stone from Victoria; Use with permission Denver Museum of Nature and Science Search Catalog Data Catalog Data & text in Documents Search By Date Range Advanced

Fact sheet: Aboriginal grinding stones | Aboriginal Victoria

Grinding stones are slabs of stone that Aboriginal people used to grind and crush different materials. Bulbs, berries, seeds, insects and many other things were ground between a large lower stone and a smaller upper stone.

Identifying Aboriginal Sites

Aboriginal occupation sites are places that show that Aboriginal people lived in an area. Stone tools, hearths, food remains including midden materials, plant seeds and bones) are found in a range of sites known collectively as occupation sites.

Aboriginal Victoria | Aboriginal Victoria

Grinding stones are slabs of stone that Aboriginal people used to grind and crush different materials. Bulbs, berries, seeds, insects and many other things were ground between a large lower stone and a smaller upper stone.

Aboriginal stone arrangement

Aboriginal stone arrangements are a form of rock art constructed by Indigenous Australians.Typically, they consist of stones, each of which may be about 30 cm in size, laid out in a pattern extending over several metres or tens of metres. Notable examples have ...

Grinding stone (2)

This type of grinding stone is known as a doughnut grinding slab. The Dunkeld & District Historical Museum and members of the local Aboriginal communities have worked together to research and register the Dunkeld Aboriginal Object Collection.

Aboriginal grinding stone, Aboriginal people have shaped …

Aboriginal usage, tool manufacture. Physical description A large rock of generally oval shape and with a number of flatish surfaces and hole indentations which were identified by archaeologist Dr Joanna Freslov 2.6.2008 as being used by Aboriginal people as a grinding or tool-sharpening stone.

Theodore Grinding Grooves

Theodore Grinding Grooves The Theodore Aboriginal artefact grinding grooves demonstrate an important aspect of past Aboriginal lifestyles and technologies. Here local elder Wally Bell explains the significance of the site and unveils a sign to educate the public. The ...

#16 Muller Grinding Stone

 · Video of a sandstone Muller Grinding Stone. As with alot of Mullers the choice of an abrasive sandstone is a common choice. This video is unavailable.

Grinding stone

In the video Sharing a Collection David Lovett (Gunditj Mirring) explains how this grinding stone has multiple uses: one side to grind seeds and make flour, the other to make fire. This type of grinding stone is known as a doughnut grinding slab. The Dunkeld & District Historical Museum and members of the local Aboriginal communities have worked ...

Aboriginal grinding stone (mortar)

This grinding stone (mortar) was used by Aboriginal people to grind or crush different materials such as berries and seeds for food production. In order to grind material, a smaller upper stone (the pestle) would have been used to grind material against this lower stone …

Fact sheet: Aboriginal flaked stone tools | Aboriginal Victoria

What are Aboriginal flaked stone tools? Flaked stone tools were made by hitting a piece of stone, called a core, with a ''hammerstone'', often a pebble. This would remove a sharp fragment of stone called a flake. Both cores and flakes could be used as stone tools.

#2 Muller Grinding Stone

 · This video looks at an example of an Aboriginal Muller Grinding Stone Tool.Tools of this nature were used to grind and mill plant material, ochre or seeds to...

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ABORIGINAL GRINDING STONES

ABORIGINAL GRINDING STONES What are Aboriginal Grinding Stones? Grinding stones are slabs of stone that Aboriginal people used to grind and crush different materials. Bulbs, berries, seeds, insects and many other things were ground between a large lower