Battle Axe from the Corded Ware Culture of Middle Europe and the genetic Background of Neolithic cultural Change

A very large facetted axe ( 23 cm long) from a Single Grave /¬†Corded ware context of Central Germany-clearly an¬†powerful symbol of group identity. Recently, Guido Brandt and his colleagues researched ancient mitochondrial DNA of 364 individuals from nine different … Continue reading Battle Axe from the Corded Ware Culture of Middle Europe and the genetic Background of Neolithic cultural Change