Painted 37,000-year-old shell is East Asia’s oldest jewellery
Proof of ancient skills Michelle Langley, Australian National UniversityBy Alice KleinShell jewellery and ornaments up to 42,000 years old, discovered in East Timor, have overturned long-held assumptions that the first inhabitants of South-East Asia were culturally unsophisticated. The finds represent the oldest evidence of ornament and jewellery-making...
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