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Laurie Creek Shelter, Northern Territory

Blood residue in the pigment gave a date by AMS of 20,320 +3,100/-2,300 BP. The date is no longer accepted by one of the original research group. (Loy et al., 1990; Nelson, 1993; Gillespie, 1997; Watchman, 2001).

Sources & Further reading

  1. Josephine Flood, Archaeology of the Dreamtime, J. B. Publishing
  2. Phillip J. Habgood & Natilie R. Franklin, The revolution that didn't arrive: A review of Pleistocene Sahul, Journal of Human Evolution, 55, 2008

Links

Direct dating of rock art at Laurie Creek (NT), Australia: a reply to Nelson. (reply to D.E. Nelson, Antiquity, vol. 67, pp. 893-895)

 

 

 

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