Grimaldi Man

Grimaldi Man: The remains of Grimaldi were discovered in the cave called the Grotte des Enfants, in the village of Grimaldi on the Mediterranean coastal region. The material found was a skeleton of a woman of about 30 years of age and a boy of about 15. The skeleton of the latter was stained with red ochre. The manner in which the skeletons were placed suggests intentional burial. In the same site were found artefacts of Aurignacian type. The flints were worked on both sides. Knives, scrapers, gravers, saws etc. were the important tools. The geological age is late Pleistocene. … Continue reading Grimaldi Man