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the handle of a weapon or tool
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This study shows that hafted spear tips were also used in the early Middle Pleistocene, a period associated with Homo heidelbergensis, the last common ancestor of Neandertals and modern humans.
The study, 'Evidence for Early Hafted Hunting Technology,' is published in the journal Science.
Now consigned to museums and plays in which actors tend to "exeunt pursued by bear" a lot, hafted
weapons, primarily shafts with axes or other sharp appendages, were the tools of choice in many medieval and Renaissance battles and as such are politically important.
Near the bases of the same artifacts are worn areas where the sharpened stones apparently were hafted
to spears, Shea says.