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Objet collection : Archeology

The biface was a multifunctional tool. Its cutting edges were used to chop wood, to cut meat, or to scrape skins. Its tip was used to pierce holes or to unearth roots.

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Stopover at Tenerife

Objet collection : Lesueur, naturalist, artist and explorer

The Canary Islands were a usual port of call on circumnavigations. After thirteen days at sea, the Géographe and the Naturaliste called in at Santa Cruz in Tenerife, and were welcomed by the local dignitaries.

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