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General Information

Name:

Vogelherd - layers IV and V

Sediment:

yellow loam with limestone debris

Cultural Attribution:

Upper Palaeolithic::Aurignacian

Geochronological Attribution:

Age Determination

Dating Abstract:

Late Pleistocene

Dating Analysis:

Linked Files & Pages

Collection Item(s):

Bibliography:

[PublicBibliographySpace:Hahn 1977] [PublicBibliographySpace:Hahn 1986] [PublicBibliographySpace:Riek 1934]

Multimedia Files:

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Additional Content

Aurignacian deposits from archaeological horizons V and IV are particularly noteworthy among the impressive archaeological deposits from the site. These deposits produced some of the richest Aurignacian assemblages in central Europe and included a dozen examples of early figurative art, scores of diverse organic artefacts , and classically Aurignacian lithic artefacts dating to between 30,000 and 36,000 radiocarbon yr BP. (Conard, Grootes, Smith 2004: 198-199)

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