This 1:2 scale human skull set allows for the study of characteristics suggestive of geographical ancestry (African, Asian, and European).
Some key traits for the analysis of geographical ancestry include eye orbit shape, palate shape, maxillary incisor shape, nasal aperture shape, presence or absence of nasal spine, and shape of nasal sill. Key features for sex assessment include size of mastoid process, robustness of browridge, shape of chin, angle of ramus, and shape and contour of forehead.
|catalog type||Catalog Product|
|scientific class||Fossil Hominids|
|scientific order||Order: Carnivora|
|scientific family||Family: Ursidae|
|scientific genus||Genus: Ursus|
|scientific species||Species: arctos|