About this object

  • ID:

    A6363

  • Production date:

    Lower Palaeolithic; c. 200000BC

  • Location:

    On Display: Museum of London: London Before London: Shaping the Land: Cold-adapted Humans

  • This fragment of jaw was found in the mid-19th century during the digging of clay for bricks at Uphall Pit near Ilford in east London. It is from a woolly mammoth that drowned in a flash flood around 200,000 years ago.

  • Measurements

    L 650 mm; W 450 mm

  • Materials

    bone

  • Last Updated

    2019-09-09

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related place

    Redbridge (used)

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