Dear Claire,

these publications may be useful, although I would strongly recommend  
a reference collection in case of seals.

Stora, Jan (2001): Reading Bones – Stone Age Hunters and Seals in the  
Baltic, doctoral dissertation, Stockholm Studies in Archaeology 21,  

Ukkonen, Pirkko (2002): The early history of seals in the northern  
Baltic. – Annales Zoologici Fennici 39, 187-207

Hodgetts, Lisa Maye (1999): Animal Bones and Human Society in the  
Late Younger Stone Age of Arctic Norway, doctoral thesis, Durham



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Am 07.03.2012 um 15:37 schrieb Claire Ingrem:

> Dear all,
> I have a small collection of seal bones from a Bronze Age site on  
> the Isles of Scilly and I would really like to assign at least some  
> of them to species.  According to my Collins Field Guide only grey  
> seal (Halichoerus grypus) is currently found in this region but I  
> am not sure if this was always the case.
> I believe there is an identification guide by Lepiksaar so if  
> anyone could provide a pdf of this or can provide other suggestions  
> or references (preferably as pdfs) I really would appreciate it.
> Many thanks
> Claire