Re: Skulls

Dan Barnes (
Wed, 4 Dec 1996 18:17:56 GMT

In article <>, says...
>Roger Dodger has this to say about that-
>>I am inthe process of putting together a homepage with A&A llinks on
>>it. however I want to put on a skull however the only ones that I have
>>been able to find are tacky etc. Does anyone know here I might be able
>>to get one from ? I know that some cultures find photos of their
>>relatives offensiiveI want some that are not offfenseive, or even better
>>does somone know of a site where I can get HTML bones, stone tolls etc?
>I would suggest that you use a Neandertal skull picture. Since they have been
>extinct for 25,000 years, your chances of offending anyone or any particular
>culture are nil.
>The French Misintry of Culture and the French Museum of Man have some
>skull pics, I think, and if they don't, their webpage has many good links. You
>might also try the Origons home page for pics.
I've compiled a list of photo URLs for the Origins of Humankind site which
should be ready soon. I would go along with Roger and I recommend the
images of the Gibraltar Neanderthals from the Natural History Museum in
London€s Human Origins Unit

They are:
Side view (
Front view (

If you want to reproduce them for profit or other gain then you would have to
contact them.

If anyone knows of any other URLs I'd be happy to add them to the list.