Arago 21

Arago 21
Date of Discovery: 1971
Discovered by: Henry and Marie Antoinette de Lumley
Age: About 450,000 years old
Fossil Name: Arago 21
Location of Discovery: Tautavel, France

The features of this cranium are most similar to much larger specimens of Homo heidelbergensis.  Its small size suggests that it is a female of this early human species.

Homo heidelbergensis