Ngandong

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Ngandong

 

a settlement on the bank of the Solo River, in central Java. It was near Ngandong that G. Ter-Haar, in excavations from 1931 to 1933, found bone remains of 11 partial skulls and the tibiae of primitive paleoanthropines. Crude stone tools and tools made of bone and horn were also discovered. The finds are 50,000 to 60,000 years old.