General Information

Name: Spy 2

Synonym Name(s):

First Description: Fraipont & Lohest 1886

Repository: Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels

Property Status:

Copyright Holder(s):

Curator(s): Patrick Semal

Cultural Attribution: Mousterian

Geochronological Attribution: Unknown stage


T axon / Sex / Age Group

Taxon: Neanderthal

Sex: Male

Age Group: adult (20y or more)




Age Determination

Dating Abstract: Dating is uncertain; Pleistocene fauna indicates cool conditions.

Dating Association:

Dating Analysis:




Linked Files / Pages

Collection Item(s):

Bibliography: Fraipont & Lohest 1886; Schwartz & Tattersall 2002

Multimedia Files:
6F Spy 11G
CT Spy 10
CT Spy 12A
CT Spy 12B
CT Spy 2A
CT Spy 2B
STL Spy 10
STL Spy 12A
STL Spy 12B
STL Spy 2A
STL Spy 2B

Linked Pages: Belgium - Neanderthal



Additional Content

A skull, a fragmentary mandibula with P1-M3 and M1-3, a fragmentary maxilla with P2-M2 and M3, isolated RI1, LI2, LP 1-2, RC1 and LP2, postcranial fragments; Estimated age is about 25 years.



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