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A preliminary description of Solutrean occupations in El Mirón cave (Ramales de la Victoria, Cantabria)

@article{Straus2009APD,
  title={A preliminary description of Solutrean occupations in El Mir{\'o}n cave (Ramales de la Victoria, Cantabria)},
  author={Lawrence Guy Straus and Manuel R. Gonz{\'a}lez Morales},
  journal={Munibe Antropologia-Arkeologia},
  year={2009},
  pages={117-137}
}
A 2m 2 sondage excavated by us opportunistically from the base of a treasure-hunters' crater at the rear of the vestibule in El Miron Cave, has revealed a sequence of Solutrean (as well as Early Upper Paleolithic and late Middle Paleolithic) levels that underlie the long, complete sequence of Magdalenian and Azilian layers in this major site, located in the upper Ason valley of the Cantabrian Cordillera. Far poorer in artifacts and fauna, and lacking obvious features, in stark contrast to the… 

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