Venus of Hohle Fels

Illustration

Emma Groeneveld
by Thilo Parg
published on 10 February 2017
Venus of Hohle Fels

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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Parg, T. (2017, February 10). Venus of Hohle Fels. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6346/

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Parg, Thilo. "Venus of Hohle Fels." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 10, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6346/.

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Parg, Thilo. "Venus of Hohle Fels." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 10 Feb 2017. Web. 17 Aug 2019.

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