General Information

Name: Neanderthal - NN 15

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Repository: Rheinisches Landesmuseum Bonn

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Taxon / Sex / Age Group

Taxon: Neanderthal

Sex: Undefined

Age Group: undetermined




Pathology / Preservation


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Preserved Skeletal Party: postcranial fragment sacrum

Laterality: left

Polarity: -

Preservation: fragmentary

Preservation Details: fragment of left articular process of sacrum

Human Activity: no signs

Carnivore Activity: no


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Dating Association: Relative Dating

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Linked Files / Pages

Data Type: 6-Faces-Models

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Bibliography: Schmitz & Thissen 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000; Schmitz 2003; Smith et al. 2006

Multimedia Files: 6F Neanderthal NN15

Linked Pages: Germany - Neanderthal



Additional Content

21 × 14.4mm segment of articular surface for L5. Lateral to this a small portion of the superior ala is preserved (seperated by broad, shallow groove).