Monkeys can make stone tools too
Stone flakes made by capuchin monkeys look remarkably similar to stone tools made by early humans 2-3 million years ago, raising questions about the archaeol...
Rebel Paleolithic Artist Breaks The Rules, Draws A Campsite 13,800 Years Ago
ientists have uncovered a rock engraving that may be the earliest known depiction of a human society. The ancient engraving of what appears to be a hunter-gatherer camp dates back about 13,800 years t...
Oldest Stone Tools Discovered in Kenya
3.3 million-year-old artifacts reveal primitive ancestors like “Lucy” may have been capable of tool-making. A trove of stone artifacts uncovered in northwestern Kenya suggests human ancestors were cra...
Archaeologists in China claim to have found two million-year-old stone toys
Researchers excavating an eroded basin in Hebei province, China, claim to have made a remarkable discovery - a two-million-year-old ‘playground’ of ancient hominids complete with stone artifacts carve...
Venus figurines - Venus of Dolní Věstonice Movie & Slideshow (Kieran Griffith)
The Venus of Dolní Vestonice (Czech: Vestonická Venuše) is a Venus figurine, a ceramic statuette of a nude female figure dated to between 29000 and 25000 B...
Venus figurines - In Focus: Venus Figurines
Welcome to In Focus. In this series we take a closer look at particular sites, finds and objects from the world of Archaeology.
Dogū - Video
Jaapani varajasse Jomoni perioodi 5000-2500 eKr. dateeritud huvitavad savifiguurid ja keraamika. Seostatakse ka tulnukate portreteerimisega...
Venus figurines
Piedras vivas y silvestres - Un himno a la vida Obras de Silvio Lorenzini. Fertilidades. Entre éstas se destacan las réplicas de las Venus, prehistóricas est...
Prehistoric art
www.bradshawfoundation.com From the earliest figurative rock art of the remote Kimberley region of north-western Australia to the mysterious stone statues of...
Lithic
Lithic may refer to:
Prehistoric art
In the history of art, prehistoric art is all art produced in preliterate, prehistorical cultures beginning somewhere in very late geological history, and generally continuing until that culture eithe...
Prehistoric art - Wikipedia
Projectile point
In archaeological terms, a projectile point is an object that was hafted to a projectile, such as a spear, dart, or arrow, or perhaps used as a knife.Stone tools, including projectile points, can surv...
Projectile point - Wikipedia
Stele
A stele (plural steles, from Greek: στήλη, stēlē) or stela (plural stelas or stelæ, from Latin) is a stone or wooden slab, generally taller than it is wide, erected as a monument, very often for funer...
Stele - Wikipedia
Dunajská Lužná
Dunajská Lužná is a municipality (village) in the Bratislava Region of western Slovakia in Senec District.Dunajská Lužná lies approximately 15 km from the capital city of Bratislava towards Dunaj...
Dunajská Lužná - Wikipedia
Venus figurines
A Venus figurine is any Upper Paleolithic statuette portraying a woman with exaggerated physical features. Most have been unearthed in Europe, but others have been found as far away as Siberia, extend...
Venus figurines - Wikipedia
Rebel Paleolithic Artist Breaks The Rules, Draws A Campsite 13,800 Years Ago
ientists have uncovered a rock engraving that may be the earliest known depiction of a human society. The ancient engraving of what appears to be a hunter-gatherer camp dates back about 13,800 years t...
Pim weight
Pim weight, a polished stone about 15 mm (5/8 inch) diameter, equal to about two-thirds of a Hebrew shekel. Many specimens have been found since their initial discovery early in the 20th century...
Pim weight - Wikipedia
Blade (archaeology)
In archaeology a blade is a type of stone tool created by striking a long narrow flake from a stone core.Blades are defined as being flakes that are at least twice as long as they are wide and that ha...
Blade (archaeology) - Wikipedia
Newark Torc
0°50′04″W / 53.080827°N 0.834374°W / 53.080827; -0.834374The Newark Torc is a complete Iron Age gold alloy torc found by a metal detectorist on the outskirts of Newark-on-Tren...
Newark Torc - Wikipedia
Stone tool
A stone tool is, in the most general sense, any tool made either partially or entirely out of stone. Although stone tool-dependent societies and cultures still exist today, most stone tools are associ...
Stone tool - Wikipedia
Germanic art
Migration Period art denotes the artwork of the Germanic peoples during the Migration period (ca. 300-900). It includes the Migration art of the Germanic tribes on the continent, as well the start of ...
Germanic art - Wikipedia