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The Meroitic empire: trade and cultural influences in an Indian ocean context
The Meroitic Empire was a powerful Kushite state in the Middle Nile region of the Sudan, lasting from the fourth century BCE to the fourth century CE. In the early phase from the ninth century BCE, the seat of power was ...
Assessing the photoprotective effects of red ochre on human skin by in vitro laboratory experiments
(Academy of Science of South Africa, 2015-03-27)
Archaeological indicators of cognitive complexity become increasingly prevalent during the African Middle Stone Age, with the habitual exploitation of red ochre widely viewed as a key feature of the emergence of modern ...
Klipdrift Shelter, southern Cape, South Africa: preliminary report on the Howiesons Poort layers
Surveys for archaeological sites in the De Hoop Nature Reserve, southern Cape, South Africa resulted in the discovery of a cave complex comprising two locations, Klipdrift Cave and Klipdrift Shelter. Excavations commenced ...