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Ivory Horse Sculpture

Made of mammoth ivory, this sculpture was found in a cave where humans gathered to eat animals they had hunted. Other sculptures from the same site depict mammoths, bison, and lions.

Ivory Horse Figurine,  Vogelherd, Germany
Image Credit: James Di Loreto, & Donald H. Hurlbert, Smithsonian Institution
Ivory Horse Sculpture
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Site: Vogelherd, Germany
Page last updated: December 18, 2018