metapodium


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metapodium

the segment of limb supported by metacarpal or metatarsal bones.
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The Zaraysk artistic repertoire now includes two female figurines, a bison figurine, a ritually damaged engraving of three mammoths, a bone handle and a truncated cone decorated with 'oblique cross' ornament, a carved image of a hare or arctic fox metapodium made of mammoth tusk, a necklace comprising 41 arctic fox teeth and several separate arctic fox teeth with holes cut through the root.