General Information

Name: left ulna

Synonym Name(s):

First Description: Trinkaus & Vandermeersch 1995

Repository: Musée d'Art et d'Archéologie du Périgord

Property Status: Ville de Périgueux

Copyright Holder(s): Musée d'Art et d'Archéologie du Périgord

Curator(s): Véronique Merlin-Anglade

Cultural Attribution: Middle Palaeolithic: Mousterian

Geochronological Attribution:


Taxon / Sex / Age Group

Taxon: Neanderthal

Sex: Undefined

Age Group: undetermined




Pathology / Preservation


Pathology Bibliography:

Preserved Skeletal Party: postcranial fragment ulna

Laterality: left

Polarity: proximal

Preservation: fragmentary

Preservation Details:

Human Activity:

Carnivore Activity:


Age Determination

Dating Abstract:

Dating Association: Relative Dating

Dating Analysis:




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Unit: m


Linked Files / Pages

Data Type:

Collection Item(s):

Bibliography: Trinkaus & Vandermeersch 1995

Multimedia Files:

SRmicroCT_Regourdou 1_left ulna, info

Linked Pages:

France - Neanderthal



Additional Content

The bone is present from the distal portion of the trochlear notch to the proximal end of the crest M. pronator quadratus. Proximally, the radial facet is complete, and the medial half of the trochlear facet on the coronoid process is intact. The preserved diaphysis is complete except a small chip along the interosseus crest near its maximum [udpdata:Trinkaus, Vandermeersch 1995] Right and left ulnae of Regourdou 1 (c) Aude Bergeret, Musée d'Art et d'Archéologie du Périgord 2004 Metrics (formerly Measures).



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