Stone tools were made from a variety of stones. ... while basalt and sandstone
were used for ground stone tools, such as quern-stones.
The Early Stone Age in Africa is equivalent to what is called the Lower Paleolithic
in Europe and Asia. The oldest stone tools, known as the Oldowan toolkit, ...
Middle Stone Age Tools. Between about 400,000 and 200,000 years ago, the
pace of innovation in stone technology began to accelerate very slightly. By the ...
Later Stone Age tools include the toolkits called 'Upper Paleolithic' in Europe and
'Late Stone Age' in Africa. These toolkits are very diverse and reflect stronger ...
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Mar 1, 2009 ... Would you know how to use an ancient stone tool if you unearthed one? Try your
Jul 3, 2016 ... This case shows the full sweep of stone tools, from the very old to some of the
youngest. Photo: Don Hitchcock 2014. Source: Rijksmuseum van ...
Tools allowed hominids to become the masters of their environments, to hunt, to
build, ... The first such period is referred to as the Paleolithic, or Old Stone Age.
For European and American Stone Age peoples, end scrapers served as heavy-
duty scraping tools that could have been used on animal hides, wood, or bones ...
A virtual online museum of how to make, collect and identify stone age tools,
illustrating flint tools from the Palaeolithic, Mesolithic and Neolithic prehistoric ...