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Lockshoek
SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: formerly Smithfield A
CATEGORY: culture
DEFINITION: A non-microlithic Later Stone Age industry of the Oakhurtst complex in interior South Africa, c 12,000-8000 BP. It was contemporary with the Albany industry of Cape Province.
Smithfield
CATEGORY: culture
DEFINITION: A Later Stone Age industry and hunting and gathering culture of southern Africa, originally thought contemporary with the Wilton, but technologically different from it, and now referring to a complex between 1300-1700 AD. The culture was on the same level as that of the Mesolithic people of Europe or the modern Kalahari bushmen. The unifying feature of this industry was the almost complete absence of backed microliths and tiny semicircular scrapers.

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