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Accelerator radiocarbon dating of Natal Drakensberg paintings: results and implications

  • A. D. Mazel (a1) and A. L. Watchman (a2)


As Rosenfeld & Smith report in this number of ANTIQUITY, the reconciliation of conventional chronologies for rock-art with the emergent radiocarbon-based dates is not proving an easy affair. Here are the first steps for the classic area of San hunter-gatherer art, on the South Africa/Lesotho border.



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