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General Information

Site Name: Ekain

Synonym Name(s): Cueva de Ekain

Site Type: cave

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Discovery Year: 1969

First Description: Barandiaran & Altuna 1969

Chronological Abstract: Ekain was visited seasonally from the Lower Magdalenian till the terminal Azilian. The cave occupants had their base elswhere (Altuna & Merino 1984).



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Country: Spain

General Location Description: Basque Country, near San Sebastián


Latitude (WGS84): 43.237° N

Longitude (WGS84): 2.276° W


GIS Precision: Map Site coordinates

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Linked Files / Pages

Collection Item(s): Ekain - Wendel collection

Bibliography: Altuna & Merino 1984; Altuna 1984; Altuna, Baldeón Iñigo & Mariezkurrena 1996; Chalmin, Menu & Altuna 2002; Mariezkurrena 2005-2006; Cazals & Langlais 2005

Multimedia Files:

Linked Pages: Wikipedia_Cueva de Ekain


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