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Nucleus magdalénien

Nucleus magdalénien

flint nucleus and flakes

flint nucleus and flakes

flint nucleus and flakes

flint nucleus and flakes

Biface Knapped Around Fossil Shell, WOW! (100,000 to 10,000 BC from Norfolk, England).

Biface Knapped Around Fossil Shell, WOW! (100,000 to 10,000 BC from Norfolk, England).

Essex Palaeolithic Acheulian cordate hand axe knapped from blue-grey flint.

Essex Palaeolithic Acheulian cordate hand axe knapped from blue-grey flint.

Acheulian hand axe, 400 000 to 500 000 BP, from Chelles, France.

Acheulian hand axe, 400 000 to 500 000 BP, from Chelles, France.

Biface mis au jour à Londigny (Charente), Pléistocène moyen, 2012.Le paléosol dans lequel a été découvert ce biface a livré 193 vestiges lithiques en excellent état de conservation, taillés dans un silex jurassique présent dans l'environnement immédiat du site.   Photo publiée dans le numéro 36 de la revue de l'Inrap Archéopages</a

Biface mis au jour à Londigny (Charente), Pléistocène moyen, 2012.Le paléosol dans lequel a été découvert ce biface a livré 193 vestiges lithiques en excellent état de conservation, taillés dans un silex jurassique présent dans l'environnement immédiat du site. Photo publiée dans le numéro 36 de la revue de l'Inrap Archéopages</a

Stone ToolsChoppers are another easily made tool.  A flint cobble would have flakes knocked off of one end to create a cutting edge.  The other end usually fits nicely in the hand.  The cutting edge is often battered with crushed edges.  Choppers were often quickly made and discarded after use.  Choppers come in all shapes and sizes.

Stone ToolsChoppers are another easily made tool. A flint cobble would have flakes knocked off of one end to create a cutting edge. The other end usually fits nicely in the hand. The cutting edge is often battered with crushed edges. Choppers were often quickly made and discarded after use. Choppers come in all shapes and sizes.

A variety of Mother Goddess figures of the Paleo and Neolithic periods - dating from 28,000 to 15,000 BCE.

A variety of Mother Goddess figures of the Paleo and Neolithic periods - dating from 28,000 to 15,000 BCE.

Bifaz. Ilustra Sección Programas Educativos

Bifaz. Ilustra Sección Programas Educativos

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