Ancient carved ivory portrait of a Cro Magnon man.

From Brno in Chzechoslovakis, found 1891.

This carved head in ivory is dated to about 26,000 years old. It seems to depict a man with very heavy brows, long straight hair. it’s thought that he may have been the top of a staff, with his long hair curled around it.

A link to more detailed information is here.

4 responses to “Ancient carved ivory portrait of a Cro Magnon man.

  1. It’s former Stone Roses frontman Ian Brown!

  2. that is amazing a cro-magnon self-portrait

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