December 2016

bta 2016 12 tallinn fork
 
 

This bone fork and handle have been found 2011 at the site 1 Tartu Road in the suburb of Tallinn, Estonia. The layer in which the artefacts were found is dated to the 17th–18th centuries. The fork is decorated with circle and dot motif and the handle with a net ornament inlaid with thin bronze wire.

Ulla Kadakas & Heidi Luik