Museum of the Origins of Man




HUMAN PHALLUSES IN PALEOLITHIC SCULPTURE




It represents a double phallus, with added decorations.
In upper Paleolithic other small phallus have been found, used as pendant, but this is the only double.
Size: lenght cm. 9.5,
Origin: Gorge d' Enfer, France.
Current placing: ?
In France, this double phallus carved in bone, as definition, re-enters in the art mobilier. The Civilization of upper Paleolithic that in France produced art mobilier, did not work the stone, neither made sculptures of great dimensions.


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