Vogelherd Cave, Vogelherdhöhlen - Year-Old Mammoth Figurine -- Length: 37 mm; Weight: grams -- Carved from mammoth ivory, this figurine is one of the oldest know pieces of individual artwork in the archaeological record.
Prehistoric Mammoth Ivory Lion Figurine Head -- Circa BCE -- One of the first known works of art by humankind -- Originally this figure was complete w/ it body. Excavated in 1931 during renewed excavations at Vogelherd Cave in southwestern Germany.
mammoth figurine-This image shows the front and rear views of the mammoth. The figurine has split longitudinally at a zone of weakness in the mammoth ivory. Six small incisions on the head are transverse to the longitudinal axis of the animal.