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See Saw Pestle ☾harvested at harvest moon ☽

September, 26th 2007: Wandering across the open countryside. Bathing for hours in the harvest-moon. The reflected, polarized light heightens the depth of focus, increasing sensitivity, ... there ... a symmetrical stone lying openly upon the field.

The mussel-shell always & everywhere - allegory of venus.

The bifacial tool, a see-saw-pestle from our stoneage, has the shape of a flying saucer-UFO from the 60ties-Comics.

UFO: Unknown Flying Object.



The Harvest Moon is the full moon nearest to the autumnal equinox, which occurs (in the northern hemisphere) on or about September 23rd, ....

The Harvest Moon is also known as the Wine Moon, the Singing Moon and the Elk Call Moon. In myth and folklore the full moon of each month is given a name.

In some cultures, individuals whose birthdays fall on or near a harvest moon must provide a feast for the rest of the community.


mussel-shell, .de: Muschel-Schale, Miesmuschel, .es: concha,.fr: moule

caracola = una gran concha



Original Size

length ~ 11cm

width ~ 7cm

height ~ 4cm

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Taken on September 28, 2007