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Turkana Boy model

Turkana Boy model

C020/8140

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50.1 MB (3.2 MB compressed)

3417 x 5125 pixels

29.0 x 43.4 cm ⏐ 11.4 x 17.1 in (300dpi)

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Credit

S. ENTRESSANGLE / E. DAYNES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY S. ENTRESSANGLE / E. DAYNES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Restrictions

Not to be used in museums, exhibitions, or articles about Elisabeth Daynes or the Atelier Daynes. No use in any context outside of mainstream science without the express permission of Atelier Daynes. Front covers require clearance. No prints or posters. Mandatory credit.

Caption

Turkana Boy model. Reconstruction of Turkana Boy, a specimen of the hominin Homo ergaster. Also known as Nariokotome Boy, this specimen is catalogued as KNM-WT 15000. It consists of an almost complete fossil skeleton, and dates from around 1.5 million years ago. It was found in 1984 near Lake Turkana in Kenya. This specimen is sometimes classified as Homo erectus. Reconstruction by Elisabeth Daynes of the Daynes Studio, Paris, France. MANDATORY CREDIT.

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