Venus of Hohle Fels

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Emma Groeneveld
by Thilo Parg
published on 10 February 2017
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Venus from Hohle Fels, carved from mammoth ivory in the Late- or Upper Palaeolithic Aurignacian period, and discovered near Schelklingen, Germany. It has been dated to c.40,000-c.35,000 years old.

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