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    • 30,000 Years Old Wild Flax Fibers - Testimony for Fabricating Prehistoric Linen 

      Kvavadze, Eliso; Bar-Yosef, Ofer; Belfer-Cohen, Anna; Boaretto, Elisabetta; Jakeli, Nino; Matskevich, Zinovi; Meshveliani, Tengiz (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2009)
      A unique finding of wild flax fibers from a series of Upper Paleolithic layers at Dzudzuana Cave, located in the foothills of the Caucasus, Georgia, indicates that prehistoric hunter-gatherers were making cords for hafting ...
    • Bear in Mind: Bear Hunting in the Mesolithic of the Southern Caucasus 

      Bar-Oz, Guy; Belfer-Cohen, Anna; Meshveliani, Tengiz; Jakeli, Nino; Matskevich, Zinovi; Bar-Yosef, Ofer (Elsevier, 2009)
      We present new faunal data from Kotias Klde rockshelter, Republic of Georgia, where a substantial part of the faunalv assemblage consists of brown bear remains (Ursus arctos) found in clear association with Mesolithic ...
    • Response to Comment by Bergfjord et al. 

      Bar-Yosef, Ofer; Kvavadze, Eliso; Belfer-Cohen, Anna; Boaretto, Elisabetta; Jakeli, Nino; Matskevich, Zinovi; Meshveliani, Tengiz (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2010)
      The comment by Bergfjord et al. expresses doubts concerning the possibility of identifying flax fibers on the basis of the morphology of their internal layers. The authors use microphotographs and descriptions of the ...