General Information

Name: right clavicle

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 clavicle

Laterality: right

Polarity: unknown

Preservation: complete

Preservation Details:

Human Activity:

Carnivore Activity:


Age Determination

Dating Abstract:

Dating Association: Relative Dating

Dating Analysis:




X Coordinate:

Y Coordinate:

Z Coordinate:

Unit: m


Linked Files / Pages

Data Type:

Collection Item(s):

Bibliography: Trinkaus & Vandermeersch 1995

Multimedia Files:

Linked Pages:

France - Neanderthal



Additional Content

There is a minor damage to the superior edge of the sternal epiphysis (...). The tip of the conoid process is abraded and the posterior corner of the acromial end is absent (...). The diaphysis is complete. [Trinkaus & Vandermeersch 1995] Left and right clavicles of Regourdou 1 (c) Aude Bergeret, Musée d'Art et d'Archéologie du Périgord 2004 Metrics (formerly Measures) Available in [Trinkaus & Vandermeersch 1995] Features used for taxon determination Features used for sex determination Features used for age determination Features used for Pathology determination Features used for Markers of activity determination Taphonomy Geology Features used for evidence of human activity determination Taphonomy biological activities.



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