Cro-Magnon Shell Bead Necklace Date of discovery: Discovered by: Site: Cro-Magnon, France
Jewelry Our ancestors used jewelry and other personal adornments to reflect their identity. These adornments may have represented membership in a particular group or someone’s age, sex, and social status.
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Title: Cro-Magnon drilled shell beads from a necklace
Location: Cro-Magnon, France, Europe
Type: Jewelry (reconstruction)
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