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Various tranversal scrapers with Quina retouche 1. Dordogne (Site unknown) 2 and 3: Bergerac 4 and 5: Dordogne (Site unknown) Such scrapers are not inevitably part of a “Quina-Mousterien”- they are a component of  a broader Middle Paleolithic concept repertoire.

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La Madeleine

The site of La Madeleine is a rock shelter located in the Vézère valley, commune of Tursac, in the Dordogne Department of France. When Lartet and Christy visited the Vézère valley, La Madeleine was among their first discoveries during the … Continue reading

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