Fossil Metacarpals from Swartkrans
By Napier, J. R.
Pp. (2), 18; 2 full page photo-plates, each with a descriptive leaf of text. Publisher’s original gray stiff wrappers, lettered in black on the front cover, sm folio (12 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches). From the series: Fossil Mammals of Africa, no. 17. Napier describes and compares two hominin metacarpals from Swartkrans Cave; he concludes one metacarpal is assignable to Paranthropus and the other to ‘Telanthropus’ now called early Homo.
|Publisher||British Museum (Natural History)|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Small tape repair to front wrapper, light sunning to wrappers, a tight and clean copy in near fine condition.|