10-6-08 archaeology notes

10-6-08 archaeology notes - St. Cesaire: Chatelperronian...

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10/6/2008 Europe 45,000 to 25,000: Neanderthals and Modern Humans Face to Face Aurignacian Industry/Upper Paleolithic Create a surface on this larger nodule of stone. Drive a blade down the ridge In Europe—France and Germany Used to make tools Bone technology Mousterian Industry (Levallois Technique)/ Middle Paleolithic Chatelperronian industry: 36,000 to 33,000 Mixed Levallois and blades Get clear Levallois flakes and blades Not always good blades Found in the same levels, mixed
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Unformatted text preview: St. Cesaire: Chatelperronian Level In France Human burial found (clearly intentional) Dates to about 32,000 or 33,000 years ago Found a Neanderthal skull Ebro River Iberian Peninsula Zafarraya: 27,000 Aurigancian 2 starts ca. 30,000 Sites with early Aurignacian 1 is found only above the Ebro river Lagar Vehlo, Portugal Possible mixed Neanderthal/modern child burial Grave includes red ochre and grave goods C14 24,000...
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2009 for the course ANTH 2200 taught by Professor Dr.bamforth during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.

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