Categories Anthropology II

II.1.2.3 Narmada Man

Introduction An important milestone in Indian archaeology is discovery of skeletal remains of Homo erectus now called Narmada man. Only skeletal remain of lower Palaeolithic in India.

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Categories Anthropology II

II.1.1.1 Prehistoric (Palaeolithic, Mesolithic, Neolithic and Neolithic – Chalcolithic) Protohistoric (Indus Civilization): Pre- Harappan, Harappan and post- Harappan cultures

Technique and types Raw material- wood, stone. Ivory, antler and metal Primary fabrication techniques Uncontrolled flacking Direct percussion Block on block technique Controlled flacking Step or resolved flacking Cylinder hammer or hollow hammer technique Punching technique Pressure flacking 3. Compound technique Clactonian Levallois technique Fluting – microlithic technique 4. Polishing and grinding – Neolithic finishing […]

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