10-8-08 archaeology notes

10-8-08 archaeology notes - o Lots of black paint...

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10/8/2008 Animals’ body sizes were much bigger Lascaux Cave o Continuities: Pierced Images, Cosquer? Chauvet Cave o 23,000 BP o Discovered in 1994 o In Europe o Found a very small crack, crawled in, and discovered the cave o Art everywhere, footprints on the floor (still intact)
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Unformatted text preview: o Lots of black paint (charcoal) o Carbon dating the rock art it is from 32,000 years ago o Art at eye level o Lots of horses drawn on the walls o Lions also drawn on the wall Niaux Cave o 17,000 to 13,000 BP...
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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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