Vogelherd Horse

Vogelherd Horse

Date ca. 28,000 BCE

Movement Prehistoric, Upper Paleolithic, Aurignacian

Medium Mammoth ivory

Dimensions height 2”

Provenance Vogelherd Cave, Germany

Location Institut für Urgeschicte, Universitat Tubingen

 

Prehistoric carvings and cave paintings alike often used animals as their subjects, like this horse from Vogelherd cave, which was likely used as a pendant.