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Neolithic figurine unearthed at Çatalhöyük

Archaeological excavations at Neolithic site of Çatalhöyük in central Anatolia have unearthed a well-preserved female Figurine. The statuette, measuring 17 centimetres (6.7 inches) long and weighing one kilogram (2.2 pounds), is considered unique due to its excellent state of preservation and fine craftsmanship; it dates back to about 8,500-8,000 BC, a statement from the Turkish Ministry of culture and tourism said. The figurine,...

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