Stone Age artefact, Magdalenian culture

Stone Age artefact, Magdalenian culture

C014/2397 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 51.1MB

Downloadable file size: 1.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Stone Age artefact, Magdalenian culture. Carving inscribed on one end of a prehistoric object, possibly a spatula or a device known as a bull-roarer. The latter was swung through the air to make a roaring sound, and was thought to have been used in fertility rites. This specimen was found in the El Pendo cave, Camargo, Cantabria, Spain. It dates from the time of the Magdalenian culture, known for their carved bone, antler and ivory artefacts. The Magdalenian people, a culture of early modern humans, lived in western Europe from 15,000 to 7000 years ago, during the Upper Paleolithic period.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: anthropological, anthropology, antler, archaeological, archaeology, archeology, artefact, artifact, artwork, black background, bone, bull-roarer, bullroarer, camargo, cantabria, carved, carving, close-up, craft, decorated, detail, el pendo cave, europe, european, historical, history, instrument, ivory, magdalenian, magdalenian culture, magdalenian people, museum, object, old stone age, palaeolithic, paleolithic, pleistocene, prehistoric, prehistory, spain, spanish, spatula, still life, still-life, stone age, studio shot, tool, upper palaeolithic

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.