Study shows San people used milk-based paint 49,000 years ago in Kwazulu, long before Bantu arrived with domesticated cattle.

An international research team led by the University of Colorado Boulder and the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa has discovered a milk-and ochre-based paint dating to 49,000 years ago that San inhabitants may have used to adorn themselves with or to decorate stone or wooden slabs, in Northern Kwazulu Natal. While the use […]
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