Museum

TUKUL 1: African Prehistory

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Wofi

The site

At the top of the Kella hill, two archaeological levels yielded an important Late Stone Age assemblage.

Lithic industry

The most recent level is a workshop where small obsidian pebbles were utilized as raw material.
There are numerous blades and bladelets, but also different kinds of burins and backed knives of the Upper Palaeolithic type, notched and denticulated pieces, borers, side-scrapers and small choppers. No geometric microliths were collected at Kella.

However, in 1973, in the site of Wofi IV, one ofthis artifacts, characteristic of the Epipaleolithic and already known at the site of Modjo, was discovered.
Some partly decorated pottery fragments were also discovered during excavations carried out at Kella. The lithic industries of Kella I and Wofi and IV display similar features.

 

Obsidian burin

 

 

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