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Reindeer carving

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Title/s

Reindeer carving

Maker/s

Unknown

Category

architectural element

Name

relief

Description

reindeer, looking back

Production Notes

incised

Field Collection

Laugerie Basse Dordogne France

Dimensions

diameter 0.005 m
height 0.059 m
width 0.075 m

Period

Magdalenian V
Stone Age

Date

12000 B.C. — 11001 B.C.

Provenance

given: Burkitt, M.I., Mrs 1973 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Maringer, John
    Bandi, Hans Georg
    (1953) Art in the ice age (1953) [page: ]
    [comments: 43 fig.51]
  2. (1982) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Pevensey Press (2005) London: Scala [page: 178]
    [comments: ]
  3. Graviosi, P.
    (1960) Palaeolithic art (1960)
    [comments: 83,247 pl.76a]
  4. Burkitt, M.C.
    (1925) Prehistory (1925)
    [comments: 386]
  5. Burkitt, M.C.
    (1933) The Old Stone Age [1st edition] (1933)
    [comments: 169-170 pl.VI]
  6. Burkitt, M.C.
    (1963) The Old Stone Age [4th edition] (1963)
    [comments: 4th edition]
  7. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum. An illustrated souvenir of the collections
    [comments: 8 no.1]

Material/s

limestone

Accession Number

GR.5.1973 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 69900; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2009-02-06)

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