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NSF PR 02-02 - January 10, 2002

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Photo 1

view to west of the entrance to Blombos Cave

View to west of the entrance to Blombos Cave, South Africa.
Photo courtesy of Chris Henshilwood
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Photo 2

excavations in progress in the east section

Excavations in progress in the east section of Blombos Cave, South Africa.
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Photo 3

preparation for peel removal

Preparation of the west section of Blombos Cave for peel removal.
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Photo 4

excavation in progress in the north section

Excavation in progress in the north section of Blombos Cave.
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Photo 5

location of Blombos Cave

Location of Blombos Cave, southern Cape South Africa.
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Photo 6

engraved ochre

Engraved ochre from Blombos Cave.
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Photo 7

view to west of Blombos Cave and Indian Ocean

View to west of Blombos Cave entrance and Indian Ocean.
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Photo 8

Chris Henshilwood with engraved ochre

Chris Henshilwood with engraved ochre.
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Photo 9

Chris Henshilwood at Blombos Cave

Chris Henshilwood at Blombos Cave.
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