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Antler

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Object Number:EU2572
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Magdalenian IV
Provenience: France
Basses-Pyrenees
Arudy
Grotte des Espelugues
Period: Magdalenian IV
Section:European
Materials:Antler
Plaster
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Gift of Reproductions made by the Musee de St. Germain, France, 1923

Description

Original Card: Cast - Carved antler. Fragment of "baguette." Convex on one side, flat on the other. Hollow aculpture on convex side. Ornamentation consists of double spirals, nude or ornamented with leaves; placed side by side. Grotte des Espelungues d'Arudy. Magdalenian.

Revised Card - Carved antler (Cast) - Conventionalized design. Fragment of "baguette." Convex on one side, flat on the other. Hollow sculpture on convex side. Ornamentation consists of double spirals, nude or ornamented with leaves; placed side by side.

See L'Art Pendant l'age de Renne, Pl. LXXXV. No. 3. France, Basses-Pyrenees, Arudy, Grotte des Aspelugues. Magdalenian IV

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