Replica Mauer Jaw

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The Mauer Jaw was discovered in a gravel pit near Heidelberg, Germany in 1907. Its lack of a chin, ample retro-molar space and smaller tooth size earned the distinction of it being considered the type specimen of Homo heidelbergensis. The jaw is dated to be approximately 500,000 years old.
Origin: Africa


real replica Replica
catalog type Catalog Product
common class Fossils
scientific class Fossil Hominids
scientific order Order: Fossil Hominids
scientific family Family: Fossil Hominidae
scientific genus Homo
scientific species heidelbergensis