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Unformatted text preview: Portable Venus of Willendorf-Austria o 25-30 KYA Venus of Dolni Vestonice-Czechoslavakia o 28-36 KYA Venus of Gagarino-Ukraine o Unknown Date Made by – a variety of cultures during the Upper Paleolithic time period in Europe and northern Africa Spring Semester 2010 ANP 264 G REAT D ISCOVERIES IN A RCHAEOLOGY T, TH 3:00 – 4:20 C107 M C D ONEL H ALL-25 to 35 KYA The enhanced female figure is associated with ideas of fertility. Fertility = Venus – Roman goddess of love McCoid and McDermott observed-Figures are clearly distorted views of female form-They asked: where did this view come from Spring Semester 2010...
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Thompson during the Spring '11 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '11