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PREHISTORIA ::: Paleolítico Superior ::: ÉPOCA AURIÑACIENSE ::: CUEVA DE VOGELHRED - Mamut -  En dicha cueva se encontraron un conjunto de esculturas de bulto redondo realizadas en marfil de elefante, en este caso es un mamut pero también hay leones, osos, bisontes y caballos.

firsttimeuser: “de-salva: figurine … Mammoth * This 37 mm long, gram figurine, made from mammoth ivory, is some 35 000 years old. It is one of the oldest pieces of art ever found.

Vogelhert Cave -- 35,000 Year-Old Mammoth Figurine -- Length: 37 mm; Weight: 7.5 grams -- Carved from mammoth ivory

Vogelherd Cave, Vogelherdhöhlen - Year-Old Mammoth Figurine -- Length: 37 mm; Weight: grams -- Carved from mammoth ivory, this figurine is one of the oldest know pieces of individual artwork in the archaeological record.

Ivory figurines found in Vogelherd Cave

Archaeologists unearth fragment of ivory belonging to 40,000 year old animal figurine

Archaeologists unearth fragment of ivory belonging to year old animal figurine

impressive Ice Age artefacts have been found in the Vogelherd Cave of the Swabian Jura, south western Germany. The tiny figurines, made from the ivory of woolly mammoths, are finely carved and dated to at least 30,000 BC.

Ivory Carvings, Swabian Jura: Vogelherd Cave Prehistoric Sculptures, Discovery, Date, Photograph

Bison sculpted from mammoth ivory. Found at Zaraysk, Russia, about 20,000 years old. Zaraysk Museum of Art and History. Side view.

Bison sculpted from mammoth ivory. Found at Zaraysk, Russia. About years old The British Museum - Ice Age art arrival of the modern mind 7 February – 26 May 2013

Dame de Brassempouy  Gravettien v.23000 av.J-C défense de mammouth. La tête de cette vénus devait être celle d'une statuette. L'exquise précision des détails du visage et des cheveux (ou de la coiffe) est unique dans l'art paléolithique. Il pourrait s'agir d'un véritable portrait.

Dame de Brassempouy Gravettien v.23000 av.J-C défense de mammouth. La tête de cette vénus devait être celle d'une statuette. L'exquise précision des détails du visage et des cheveux (ou de la coiffe) est unique dans l'art paléolithique. Il pourrait s'agir d'un véritable portrait.

Stone figurine.  c.10,000 BC  Mesolithic  Levant  The natural shape of a calcite cobble has been used to represent the outline of two figures in coitus.

Ain Sakhri lovers figurine This is the oldest known sculpture of a human couple making love. The natural shape of a calcite cobble has been used to represent the outline of the lovers.

The Earliest Sculpture of a Horse (Circa 30,000 BCE – 29,000 BCE) : HistoryofInformation.com

This is not a primitive sculpture!/ BCE to BCE Timeline : From Cave Paintings to the Internet This is one of the oldest carvings of man called the "wild horse "of Vogel herd Cave, Germany circa

Ivory Carving of Horse, Vogelherd  Cave, from about 33,000 BCE.  Some of the oldest art ever found

Ivory Carvings, Swabian Jura: Vogelherd Cave Prehistoric Sculptures, Discovery, Date, Photograph

Mammoth Ivory Horse Pendant with Traces of Paint  --  Sunghir Site  (Russia)  Upper Paleolithic  --  28,000 BCE

Mammoth Ivory Horse Pendant with Traces of Paint -- Sunghir Site (Russia) Upper Paleolithic -- BCE

The oldest religion known to man is so ancient, that no written word or Bardic song is left to speak of its practice. All that remains of this primeval myth is a series of small figurines scattered across the European continent. (continued in comments)

The Venus Figurines of the European Paleolithic Era

Brassempouy Venus - this miniature head, 36.5 mm high, 22 mm deep and 19 mm wide, was carved from mammoth ivory. Found at Brassempouy, Landes, France in 1892. It may be 25 000 years old. It is one of the few Ice Age figures with facial features and a detailed hairstyle.

"Venus of Brassempouy" -- BCE -- Upper Paleolithic Era -- Fragmentary, Ivory (mammoth tusk) figurine discovered in a cave near Brassempouy, France in The earliest known realistically-fashioned image of a woman.

Marble female figure Period: Early Cycladic II Date: 2700–2600 B.C. Culture: Cycladic

Marble female figure Period: Early Cycladic II Date: B. Culture: Cycladic Medium: Marble Dimensions: H.

Las Caldas - espagne - dent de cachalot percée et gravée utilisée en parure

(Pre-Roman Spain) - Upper Paleolithic Era Sperm Whale Tooth -- Middle Magdalenian Period -- Circa Years Old -- Engraved bison on one side, & a whale on the other -- Excavated from Las Caldas Cave, Spain.

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