Browsing by Author "Geneste, Jean-Michel"

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  • Earliest evidence for ground-edge axes: 35,400±410 cal BP from Jawoyn Country, Arnhem Land

    Geneste, Jean-Michel; David, Bruno O.; Plisson, Hugues; Clarkson, Chris; Delannoy, Jean-Jacques; Petchey, Fiona; Whear, Ray (Australian Archaeology Association, 2010)
    Evidence for the world’s earliest stone tools dates to 3.4 million years ago and pre-dates the earliest known Homo species in eastern Africa. However ground-edged tools did not appear until the dispersal of cognitively ...
  • How old are Australia's pictographs? A review of rock art dating

    David, Bruno O.; Geneste, Jean-Michel; Petchey, Fiona; Delannoy, Jean-Jacques; Barker, Bryce; Eccleston, Mark (Elsevier, 2013)
    Australia contains some of the world's richest and apparently longest traditions of rock pictographs. Dating this art, however, has been problematic, with few 'direct' and reliable dates of Pleistocene or early Holocene ...
  • Postcards from the outside: European-contact rock art imagery and occupation on the southern Arnhem Land plateau, Jawoyn lands

    Gunn, Robert; David, Bruno O.; Whear, Ray; James, Daniel; Petchey, Fiona; Chalmin, Emilie; Castets, Géraldine; Barker, Bryce; Geneste, Jean-Michel; Delannoy, Jean-Jacques (ANU Press, 2017)
    The northwestern region of the Arnhem Land plateau has long been relatively well-documented and is renowned worldwide for its wealth of rock art, including numerous paintings referencing items of material culture, people ...