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Image of Liujiang 1, skull, 3/4 view
Exhibit Item
Site: Liujiang, China
Year of Discovery:
Discovered by:
Age: Abotu 68,000 years old
Species: Homo sapiens

Modern humans temporarily spread beyond Africa

This skull from Liujiang, China, dated to at least 68,000 years ago, could reflect an early migration of Homo sapiens beyond Africa.


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