Cultural origin: Zaire Place of origin: Zaire Archaeological site: Unknown Town/City: Unknown Country: Zaire Object age: Recent, ethnographic years old Currently resides in the Virginia Museum of Natural History Object details: This animation is an antelope bone that has been carved to resemble a human face with eyes, a nose, and mouth. This particular bone… Read More
Cultural origin: Homo erectus Place of origin: South Africa Archaeological site: Farmer’s Field Town/City: Unknown Country: South Africa Object age: 1.6 mya – 2 kya years old Currently resides with Dr. Amy Verrelli, Virginia Commonwealth University Object details: This animation is of a stone Acheulean hand axe. Engineered by Homo erectus 1.6 million years ago, the… Read More