Posted on May 20, 2009 at 10:12am
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German 'Venus' oldest piece of figurative art
Thursday, 14 May 2009
Fertility icon: The Venus, carved in ivory but turned a reddish brown by millennia spent in clayey silt, comprises six fragments recovered last September.
Credit: Nicholas Conard/AFP
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