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Pottery spread in ancient foragers

Although we have been able to track how cultural innovations spread among farming populations in prehistoric Europe, we know relatively little about this among European hunter-gatherers. Dolbunova et al. use a range of techniques to shed light on how the making and use of pottery spread among early-to-mid-Holocene hunter-gatherers west of the Urals.

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Fig. 1: Hunter-gatherer pottery from the east Baltic region.


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Shennan, S. Pottery spread in ancient foragers. Nat Hum Behav 7, 169–170 (2023).

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