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A short journey through the early Aurignacian of Central and South Europe

This are some artifacts from a the European (Proto)-Aurignacian. Overall the geochronology of the (Proto) Aurignacian ensembles in Central and South Europe is complex  and during the last years several broad phases have been proposed: An early phase including the … Continue reading

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After the Great Cold: The Epigravettien in Austria and the Grubgraben site

 This is a short (3,5 cm long) and rather thick endscraper from the Grubgraben site in Lower Austria, found at the beginning of the last century, dated to ca 20k.a. Cal BP. To my knowledge most the Grubgraben material is stored … Continue reading

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