Finds from the Vogelherd cave

Bison

Bison
Photo: Hilde Jensen, University of Tübingen

Only the right half of the body of this bison sculpture made of mammoth ivory remains. The entire head is missing. The sculpture is remarkably rotund. It might depict a bull. The surface is scored with numerous dots and lines.

Length:
7,2 cm
Height:
5,25 cm
Width:
1,35 cm
Site:
Vogelherd, Stetten, Germany
The original carving is in the Museum Schloss Hohentübingen, Tübingen, Germany






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