Mary Evans Three views of a wolf bone excavated at Vestonice 10412188
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Picture No 10412188
Date BCE
Description Three views of a wolf bone excavated at Vestonice
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Proof that the mammoth-hunters of 30,000 years ago knew how to count: three views of a wolf bone (the radius) marked with numerical notches, on a system indicated by figures added on the right-hand photograph.
Source The Illustrated London News, 2nd October 1937, page 553
Credit Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Mary Evans Picture No 10412188 - Proof that the mammoth-hunters of 30,000 years ago knew how to count: three views of a wolf bone (the radius) marked with numerical notches, on a system indicated by figures added on the right-hand photograph.

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